A body found in Lake Bonham on Sunday has been identified as Colton Hamilton, of Bonham, who had gone missing from a kayak.
Bonham police officers responded to a missing person call on Lake Bonham around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 14, 2023.
Texas Game Wardens were notified who responded to the scene, as well as the Fannin County Sheriff’s Office.
“After a lengthy search utilizing night vision, FLIR, drones and sonar, Hamilton’s body was recovered from the scene,” said Bonham PD Chief of Police Andrew Hawkes.
Justice of the Peace Goodwater pronounced the victim deceased.