The Captain of the duck boat that sank and killed 17 people on Table Rock Lake has been indicted on federal criminal charges. U.S. Attorney Tim Garrison made the announcement during a press conference held Thursday in Springfield. 51-year old Kenneth Scott McKee is accused of negligence, misconduct, and inattention to duty causing death. The indictment names him in 17 counts, one for each victim. Federal investigators say that McKee failed to properly assess the weather conditions both before and after entering the water. They also say he failed to properly instruct passengers to put on personal flotation devices, failed to raise the side curtains, failed to prepare to abandon ship.