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Body of local man pulled from Ross Barnett Reservoir

Charles Bogan

A man with local ties appears to have drowned in the Ross Barnett Reservoir.

Posted: Jun. 18, 2018 11:42 AM
Updated: Jun. 18, 2018 6:41 PM

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RIDGELAND, Miss. (WTVA) - A man with local ties appears to have drowned in the Ross Barnett Reservoir. 

The body of 46-year-old Charles Bogan of Jackson was recovered following a boating accident. 

Reservoir police said two men fell out of a boat Sunday night. 

The other man was able to get to shore safely. 

According to the local coroner, Bogan's death is being investigated as a drowning, but an autopsy is being perfomred.

Sources state Bogan graduated from Okolona High School in 1990. 

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