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UPDATE: Sauk County Sheriff's Department recovers body of missing man

UPDATED Sunday, October 13, 2013 --- 8:43 p.m.

Sauk Co. Sheriff's located the body of 57-year-old Frank Shimniok in the Baraboo River just south of Rock Springs, around 3:00 p.m. this afternoon.

The body was stuck in a log jam along the river and divers were called to recover the body.

The Sauk County Coroner later identified the body as Frank Shimniok who was pronounced dead at the scene.

The incident remains under investigation.
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UPDATED Monday, October 7, 2013 --- 10:11 a.m.

The Sauk Co. Sheriff's Department has identified the man they are searching for as Frank Shimiok.

He was last seen Saturday night at the Rock Springs Community Center during a wedding.

Family members called authorities last night when they could not find him.

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UPDATED: Monday, October 7, 2013 --- 8:28 a.m.

The Sauk County Sheriff's Department has called in a dive team to search the Baraboo River for a missing 57-year-old man.

The man was last seen Saturday night at the Rock Springs Community Center for a wedding. Family members called authorities Sunday night when they could not find him. Deputies searched his walking route home along county road DD and found his hat and the family found his glasses by the river bed.

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Posted Monday, October 7, 2013 --- 7:20 a.m.

The Sauk County Sheriff's Department is searching the Baraboo River for a missing 57 year old man from North Freedom. We are told the man was last seen Sunday night on County Road DD just outside of Rock Springs.


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