Claiborne County Missing Fisherman’s Body Found


ADAMS COUNTY, Miss. – Adams County authorities say they found the body of Joshua Wilson, a Claiborne County fisherman who went missing last month.

His brother is still missing.

Adams County Coroner, James Lee says the body of 25-year-old Joshua Wilson has been found.

Joshua’s body was recovered around on Friday, by the Adams County Sheriff’s Department & The Department of Wildlife & Fisheries in the Mississippi River, at the Adams and Wilkinson county line.

The Adams County Sheriff tells us, Joshua’s body was spotted by a barge this morning.

He and his brother, who were both commercial fishermen out of Claiborne County, went missing last month.

Joshua’s body has been sent to the state crime lab.

At this time, his brother Darryll has not been found.

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