A body found near Vache Grasse Park near Lavaca on Tuesday afternoon, May 25, was identified as a man reported missing Sunday, May 23, according to a news release from the Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office.
The body, recovered from near the water to the east of the boat ramp area, was identified Wednesday as Corby O. Campbell, 29, lately of Lavaca, but originally from the Paris area, the release states. Campbell had been reported missing Sunday by a friend.
Campbell’s body was sent to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory for an autopsy to determine the cause of death.
The Sheriff’s Office and Lavaca Police Department are working jointly in the investigation.