Fisherman Finds Missing Wynne Police Officer's Body

Authorities recover the body of Wynne police officer Nick Swink.
A fisherman located the body of missing Wynne police officer Nick Swink Saturday afternoon, according to the Cross County Sheriff's Office.

Authorities believe the 24 year-old police officer may have fallen in the St. Francis River in Forrest City while night fishing, January 12th. Since then, search crews have combed the area searching for Officer Swink.

In a written statement, Sheriff J.R. Smith commended local fisherman John Mitchusson for searching for Officer Swink nearly every day, weather permitting.

The family held a memorial service in honor of Officer Swink Saturday morning at Vanndale Baptist Church.
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