Daily search for missing man ends today


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Web Editor - Amanda Roberts


The McCracken County Deputy Judge Executive has made the decision to end the day-to-day search for Mr. Dustin Burnham.

The search will continue on a week-by-week, month-by-month basis.

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MASSAC COUNTY, Ill. - McCracken, Marshall, and Massac County authorities have called off the search mission for a missing man for the weekend and will resume operation tomorrow.

27 year-old Dustin Burnham has been missing since early Tuesday morning after falling from a dredge into the Ohio River. He worked for 'Hunter Sand and Gravel'.

The company said they will have people on the ground again starting on Monday to continue the search. They also said they are working with the U.S. Coast Guard on the investigation into how he fell into the water.