Missing Newton County Man Found Deceased

by: Kyle Derringer, Ozarks First

A man who was reported missing in Jan. 21 was found deceased Monday, the Newton County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release.

Doug Shadox, 65, was last seen near a family member’s home Jan. 18 near Stringtown.

Moday, Shaddox’s body was found about a mile from his home.

Shaddox’s body will be sent to the state’s crime lab for an autopsy.