CITRUS COUNTY, Fla. — The body of a man last seen days ago was found in the Withlacoochee River, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office said Saturday.

George Kiggans, 66, had been reported missing Wednesday after he was last seen in the area of his residence in Inglis.

"We utilized our resources as well as requested assistance from other organizations to assist in locating Mr. Kiggans," said Sheriff Mike Prendergast.

"This is not how we want any search to end and we are truly sorry for the family's loss."

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office, Florida Fish and Wildlife and Pasco County Sheriff’s Office were among the agencies taking part in the search.