Body found in Broken Arrow pond

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • Someone found a body in a Broken Arrow pond.
  • Police said they do not suspect foul play.
  • They said the man found dead has a history of medical issues.

Broken Arrow police said someone found a body floating in an area pond.

Police said someone was fishing at a pond at Events Park near New Orleans Street and the Creek Turnpike when they found a body.

Responders said they saw a man's body floating near the bank.

They said the man was in his late 70s. They believe he had a history of medical issues.

Fishing gear belonging to the victim was located at the scene.

They have not released his name, though they did say the man was from Coweta.

He has been known to fish in the area.

Police said they do not suspect foul play.

They are investigating his death.

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