UPDATE: Body of missing man found

WHITLEY CO., Ky. (WTVQ) – A sad ending to a Golden Alert out of Whitley Co. as a missing man’s body was found in debris along the Clear Fork River.

The Whitley Co. Fire Department says Joel Moses’ body was found Saturday, March 26 at around 11:45 a.m.

The Whitley County Sheriff’s Office issued a Golden Alert on March 7th for Moses. Deputies say they found his car abandoned along Highway 25 in the Pleasant View community and his jacket near the Clear Fork River.  Search and rescue crews from several counties were involved in the search, which included dragging the Clear Fork River.

The Whitley Co. Coroner says that the cause of death is drowning.

The investigation is ongoing.

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