Body of missing Clay County man found

Man last seen Thursday found in Orange Park pond


ORANGE PARK, Fla. – The search for a missing Clay County man ended Monday when his body was found in a lake at the Orange Park Country Club.

Joseph Grippo, 60, was last seen Thursday afternoon when he was released from the Orange Park Medical Center. The Sheriff's Office said Grippo had memory and comprehension problems.

Investigators pulled his body from the lake Monday, confirmed his identity and notified his family.

The Medical Examiner in Jacksonville will perform an autopsy, but deputies said foul play is not suspected.