Body of missing boater found in Franklin County

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FRANKLIN COUNTY, MO (KTVI)– The Missouri State Highway Patrol discovered the body of a fisherman who drowned on the Missouri River this weekend.

The body of Scott Shockley, 48, from Chamois, Missouri, was discovered on mile marker 93.5 in Franklin County Monday evening.

The Highway Patrol says Shockley became tangled in a trout line and fell out of the boat Sunday.

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