Missing Kentucky Man Found Dead


By WSIL Reporter

McCRACKEN COUNTY - A western Kentucky man who disappeared while swimming in the Tennessee River Thursday has been found dead.

Authorities found the body of Jeffrey Kirkpatrick, 47, Saturday morning. He was discovered near the mouth of the river, about 7 miles from where he was last seen swimming.

Officials do not suspect foul play and say it appears Kirkpatrick drowned.
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