WESTERN — A body was recovered from Delta Lake following a drowning on Wednesday, according to law enforcement officials.
Authorities said they were dispatched to Delta Lake at about 11:25 a.m. for reports of a man in the water from a canoe, and that it was a possible drowning.
The Sheriff’s Office and Western Fire Department responded and a man’s body was recovered from the lake, the authorities said.
The Sheriff’s Office identified the victim Ronald J. Pocchiari, 65, of the Town of Lee but did not give any further details into the incident other than that his body had been discovered by a friend.
The deputies said that the investigation is continuing.