Authorities ID body found in Bottom Lake in Clementon

Authorities say a body found in a Camden County lake is that of a former Marine reported missing last month.



They say Lance James was last seen Dec. 2 while being escorted out of a Clementon bar after getting into a fight with another patron.



The 29-year-old was found at Bottom Lake in Clementon on Friday afternoon.



Investigators believe he was attempting to walk to his nearby home when he disappeared.


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