OSAGE BEACH, MO. — Osage Beach Police have identified the body that was found on Sept. 8 under a boat dock.

36-year-old Christopher Don Williams lived in Osage Beach. His family reported him missing on Aug. 17 after he walked away from a job site and wasn’t seen for a few days.

Medical examiners performed an autopsy Monday, Sept. 12. Police said the cause of death is still unknown and detectives will continue to investigate.

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OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — A body was found under a boat dock in Osage Beach this morning, Sept. 8.

According to an Osage Beach Police Department press release, officers were dispatched to a boat and personal watercraft business on Osage Beach Parkway at 8:38 a.m. to investigate a report of found human remains. The body was located under a boat dock and was removed with the help of the Missouri State Highway Patrol’s marine division.

The body is currently unidentified. An autopsy is scheduled in Springfield.

Ozarks First will update this story as more information is released.