Body found in Pemiscot County
By: Christy Hendricks
PEMISCOT COUNTY, Mo. - Pemiscot County deputies found the body of a 23-year-old man Sunday night.
The Pemiscot County Rescue Squad along with members of the Steele Fire and Police Departments found Jose Guadalupe Reyes Ordonas in #6 ditch just north of Steele.
The rescue squad conducted a dragging operation using two rescue boats in an area Ordonas was thought to have been swimming in.
The death was ruled accidental.
The 23-year-old's body will by sent to Mexico.
This is the second drowning in Pemiscot County in the last month.