Body of Missing Piggott Man Found

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

A Louisiana newspaper is reporting the body of a Piggott man, reported missing last week, was found in the Intracoastal Waterway on Monday.

Reports from the Piggott Police Department indicated Michael Proctor, of North Street in Piggott, was reported missing by family members on Nov. 24. At the time it was indicated that the person making the report had not had contact with Proctor since Nov. 14.

The Advocate reports that Proctor's body was found by members of the public near the Berwick, La., boat landing on Monday.

According to the newspaper's account, the St. Mary's Parrish Sheriff's office does not suspect foul play and an autopsy has been ordered.

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