BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — On Monday morning, a body was found on the golf course at Terri Pines Country Club in Cullman.
According to the Cullman County Coroner’s Office, the body of John Anthony Clark, 51, of Cullman was found at approximately 8 a.m. Monday in a pond on the golf course. According to Sgt. Adam Clark of the Cullman Police Department, Clark was known in the area for getting golf balls out of the pond. In fact, Clark said he was found with a golf ball in his hand.
“We’re pretty sure it’s going to be ruled as an accidental drowning,” Clark said.
According to police, Clark went missing Friday.
“He went out there one evening and never came back,” Clark said.
Police continue to investigate Clark’s death.