Wixom PD: Missing swimmer drowned in Loon Lake

Wixom police and the Oakland County Sheriff's dive team were on-scene of Loon Lake in Wixom Saturday night and Sunday attempting to locate a 63-year-old man who went in for a swim and never resurfaced. 

The man jumped off of a boat around 10:30 p.m. Saturday and never resurfaced according to police.

The man's body was recovered in the west end of the lake around noon Sunday. 

According to police, the man's wife stated that her husband went in for a swim late Saturday and he never resurfaced. She had to pilot the boat back to shore and call police.

Police also say that water can be as deep at 70 feet where the man was found.

 

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