OKMULGEE, Okla. - Okmulgee police on Wednesday said a body has been recovered from Okmulgee Lake after officers investigated reports of a drowning.
Police identified the victim as 19-year-old Okmulgee County resident Cody Herndon.
Officials said witnesses in the Pin Oak Landing swimming area told them a man began to struggle in the water while swimming. He reportedly went under and never resurfaced as other swimmers tried to reach him.
Police searched the area and a diver recovered the Herndon's body.
A GoFundMe page is set up for Cody's funeral costs.
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