Karl Harmon, age 22, of Emmert, Kan., was reported missing on March 5 and located around noon on March 7 approximately one quarter mile southwest of 220 Rd. and AA Rd. southwest of Lebanon.
He was found deceased by the Smith County Sheriff’s Department and area volunteer firefighters who searched for him on foot. Harmon had been reported missing by the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office.
Preliminary autopsy results revealed no indication of internal or external physical trauma. However, the full autopsy report, including toxicology lab reports, are still pending. The investigation is ongoing.