Body of missing boater found in Shelby County lake

UPDATE: Authorities have recovered the body of David D. Etheridge, 51, from Arbor Cove in Hoover. Alabama Law Enforcement released a statement saying his body was found around 8 a.m. Sunday near the same location in Spring Creek where he disappeared Saturday.—–A search of a missing boater is underway Saturday afternoon at Lay Lake in Shelby County. Alabama Law Enforcement said a 2022 Ranger bass boat was found with no one on board just after 11:30 a.m. in Spring Creek. The Calera Dive Team conducts search and rescue operations with the Alexander City Rescue Team, Childersburg Rescue Team, Law Enforcement Aviation Unit of Alabama (ALEA) and the Maritime Patrol Division of the ALEA. No further information has been released.

UPDATE: Authorities have recovered the body of David D. Etheridge, 51, from Arbor Cove in Hoover.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency released a statement saying his body was found around 8 a.m. Sunday near the same location in Spring Creek where he disappeared on Saturday.

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A search for a missing boater is underway Saturday afternoon in Lay Lake in Shelby County.

The Alabama Law Enforcement Agency said a 2022 Ranger bass boat was found with no one on board just after 11:30 a.m. in Spring Creek.

The Calera Dive Team conducts search and rescue operations with the Alexander City Rescue Team, Childersburg Rescue Team, Law Enforcement Aviation Unit of Alabama (ALEA) and the Maritime Patrol Division of the ALEA.

No further information has been released.