For immediate release:November 30, 2015
On Monday, November 30, 2015 at 10:18 am, the Sheriff’s Office received information that bystanders located a body in the Intracoastal Waterway near the boat landing in Berwick. The deceased is identified as Michael C Proctor of Arkansas. Proctor was reported missing from Piggott Arkansas on November 20, 2015.
No foul play is suspected at this point in the investigation. As per St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office procedure, an investigation is underway. Additional details are pending the outcome of the coroner’s autopsy report.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 706