Daniel Wedlock didn't return from a canoe trip. His body was found at the 80 mile marker.

An Edwards, Mo. man was found dead in the Lake of the Ozarks Wednesday morning.

Daniel Wedlock, 30, was on a canoe trip when he did not return Monday night. The canoe was located on Monday, but Wedlock was not with the vessel.

His body was located at approximately 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8 near the 80 mile marker in Benton County.

Missouri State Highway Patrol officers from Troop A responded to the scene. The canoe was taken in as evidence to the Benton County Sheriff's Office.

Wedlock was not wearing a safety device. The Highway Patrol classified the death as a drowning.