According to the Grant County Sheriff’s Department, Deputy Keith Wright’s body was found on Friday, August 23 around 7 p.m.
Deputy Wright went missing on Lake Quachita after jumping off of a boat to swim. An extensive search was conducted for five days by several Arkansas agencies.
Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department contacts the Grant County Sheriff’s Department advising them that a body was recovered in the area where Deputy Wright went missing.
Wright’s body is being transported to the Arkansas State Crime Lab.
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