Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
Ben was solo cave diving at Vortex Springs, Ponce DeLeon, Florida on August 18, 2010. Two employees let him go thru the gate. Ben did not resurface and he was not reported missing for two days. His truck, clothing, wallet with $1100 in cash, dive trunk with his equipment was still in front of the office. His family hashad divers look for him but cannot find his body. His family believes foul play was involved but without his body they are unable to prove it. Two different sets of cadavar dogs indicated there was a body in the underground springs somewhere.
If you have any information concerning this case, please contact:
Holmes County Sheriff
Investigator Harry Hamilton
Family of Ben McDaniel