Missouri Water Patrol confirms fisherman drowned in Bull Creek Wednesday

BRANSON, Mo. -- Investigators say a fisherman found dead along Bull Creek in Taney County Wednesday drowned.

Officers found the body of William Edward Roberts, 58, near State Highway F and Bull Creek. Edwards lived in Brnason. His body became submerged by the rushing waters of the creek.

The coroner's officer worked with the Taney County Sheriff's Office and the Missouri State Water Patrol.