The body of Aaron Brantley, who has been missing since Feb. 8, 2019, was found by law enforcement officers in a wooded area near Brumley Thursday night.

The body of Aaron Brantley, who has been missing since Feb. 8, 2019, was found by law enforcement officers in a wooded area near Brumley Thursday night. Brantley was reportedly driving to the Osage Beach area in a 2010 Hyundai Santa Fe at the time of his disappearance. The vehicle has been recovered.

Preliminary results indicates that the victim died of a gunshot wound. An autopsy is scheduled for March 11 in Columbia. 

Three lake area residents were taken into custody at three different locations in Miller and Camden Counties. All arrests occurred without incident. They are bring held at Mill County Jail, pending formal charges. 

More information will be released following investigation. Anyone with information si asked to report to Miller County Sheriff's Department at (573) 369-2341.