Man Drowns At Pond In Sikeston


By Mike Snuffer

SIKESTON, MO – Police in Sikeston are investigating a drowning that occurred late Thursday night at the Sikeston Sports Complex.

The body of a 20-year old man was recovered about 1:30 a.m. Friday from a pond at the complex. Police say the man was walking in the pond with two other friends when he disappeared in three to five feet of water.

Police do not suspect foul play. The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of his family.
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