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PCSO: Badly decomposed body found near Lake Eufaula

Posted at 11:06 AM, Mar 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-11 12:06:57-04

PITTSBURG COUNTY — The Pittsburg County Sheriff's Office said a badly decomposed body washed up on the shores of Lake Eufaula over the weekend.

"A man was walking his dog along the lake when he found the body around 8 a.m. Saturday," Sheriff Chris Morris said.

Morris said the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Officer has taken the body, but they believe it is the body of a man.

"The case is difficult because right now, no one has been reported missing from the area," Morris said.

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