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Ohio woman found dead in Lake Cumberland after going missing from houseboat

Wendy L. Augustine went missing early Saturday. Her body was found Sunday evening.
Wendy L. Augustine went missing early Saturday. Her body was found Sunday evening. Photo provided

The body of an Ohio woman was found in Lake Cumberland on Sunday, more than 24 hours after she was last seen on a houseboat, authorities said

Wendy L. Augustine, 52, of West Chester, Ohio, was last seen at 12:40 a.m. CST Saturday on the boat at Lake Cumberland State Dock in Jamestown, Kentucky State Police said. Her body was recovered about 5 p.m. CST Sunday with help from the Boone County dive team and Kentucky Department of Fish & Wildlife.

Fish and Wildlife officers are investigating what led to Augustine’s death. No other information was available Sunday.

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