The body of a missing fisherman was found Thursday afternoon, according the Jones County Sheriff’s Office.
Neil Simmons, 44, had been missing since Saturday after gong on a fishing trip along the Trent River-just off Oak Grove Rd. outside Pollocksville.
Multiple agencies had been searching for Simmons for days after his boat was found Monday.
A dive team from Atlantic Beach joined the search on Wednesday with sonar equipment.
Investigators have not released any other details into this incident.