Highway patrol recovers body of man who went missing at Lake Jacomo

JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. — The Missouri State Highway Patrol says they have recovered the body of a man who went missing Saturday at Lake Jacomo.

Officials said they recovered the victim’s body just before 4 p.m. Sunday. His name has not been released at this time.

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Office said a 28-year-old man was on a pontoon boat with friends, went under and never resurfaced.

Rescue crews had to call off the search Saturday night when it got dark but returned to the lake Sunday morning.

This is a developing story. FOX4 will continue to keep you updated as new information becomes available.

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