Conservation Officers Recover Body of LaPaz Man

The body of a LaPaz man who was last seen early Wednesday morning near Leiters Ford has been found.

DNR Conservation Officers in Fulton County pulled the body of 20-year-old Aaron Eckman from the Tippecanoe River late last night. They’ve been searching for him since his disappearance was reported. Their efforts have been hampered by heavy rains and flooding. In a statement the conservation officers extend their sincere condolences to Eckman’s family and friends.