A body found Wednesday in Mineral Lake has been identified as a local man missing since July, according to the Lewis County Coroner’s Office.
Two boaters on the lake found the body floating about 9 a.m. Wednesday, according to the sheriff’s office.
Gerald L. Harris, 54, of Mineral, went missing from the Mineral Lake area July 5. Crews, including a dive team, searched the lake for days after that, but didn’t find him.
The cause of death was drowning, according to the coroner’s office.
Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office at 360-748-9286 or Lewis County dispatch at 360-740-1105.