The body of a missing Lockridge man was found this morning (Thursday) during a foot search organized by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Department. The body of 62 year old Duane Hinkle was discovered along the edge of a creek northeast of his home About 100 volunteers took part in the search that found Hinkle after about 30 minutes. Previous search parties were unsuccessful in locating Hinkle who was last seen January 10. His cousin reported Hinkle missing after he didn’t show up for a meeting. The Jefferson County Sheriff’s office did not release a cause of death and the investigation continues.