Body of missing boater found near Lake Conroe

The body of Justin Claus, 21, was found Tuesday afternoon near Lake Conroe (Texas EquuSearch)

December 20, 2011 3:07:26 PM PST
The body of a missing boater near Lake Conroe was found Tuesday afternoon.

Justin Claus, 21, went missing last Tuesday during a camping trip in the Sam Houston National Forest.. His father went looking for him and found his boat capsized in a foot of water over the weekend.

Claus' dog went on the camping trip with him but returned home the next day.

Overnight, crews who work with sonars arrived from Illinois to aid EquuSearch volunteers in the search.