Missing man search ongoing

DeSoto County authorities have recovered a missing boater's body at Sardis Lake.

Chris Olson and Bobby Storey with DeSoto County EMA said the victim has been identified as Bobby Alliston of Hernando.

According to Storey, Alliston's body was recovered between the pier and the bank.

The DeSoto County Sheriff's Department Search and Rescue Team is assisted Panola County authorities on the search for the missing Hernando man who was last seen in the vicinity of the boat ramp at Sardis Lake.

It's believed that Alliston was working on his pontoon boat around the boat slip at the time of his disappearance. Crews had been searching for him for the past 48 hours.

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