Coroner: Man missing for several days found dead after apparent drowning

Coroner: Man missing for several days found dead after apparent drowning
His family says they think Underwood Jr. got confused and couldn’t find his way home because of short term memory loss. (Source: CPD)

CINCINNATI (FOX19) - Cincinnati police said a man, who had been missing since last weekend, was found dead on Wednesday.

Arthur Lee Underwood Jr., 60, left his home on Saturday, June 27 around 9 p.m., according to the Cincinnati Police Department.

Because of short term memory loss, his family told police he probably got confused and could not find his way home.

Initially, on Monday, June 29, police posted on social media Underwood Jr. had been found but they later said that was not the case.

CPD announced the next day Underwood Jr. had not been located and was still missing.

Underwood Jr.‘s body was found late Wednesday in Mill Creek, according to police.

The coroner’s office said his cause of death is apparent drowning.

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