UPDATE: Search continues for man in Enid Lake

UPDATE: Search continues for man in Enid Lake

Posted: Mon May 28 16:47:28 PDT 2018
Updated: Mon May 28 16:47:28 PDT 2018

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search continues for the body of a man authorities say drowned saturday at enid lake. it's a memorial day tragedy for the family. wtva's rebecca butcher spoke to the victim's loved ones and joins us live with what we know his family and neighbors tell me this 42-year-old victim was a me this 42-year-old victim was a very caring man, who was out here enjoying the holiday weekend with friends out on boats. since he went under water the search and rescue boats have been out searching for him tirelessly. especially on a drowning." for ismael ponce alvarez's family it's a nightmare on memorial day weekend... yalobusha county authorities say the drowned victim was last seen saturday evening before going under water. mary welch "just cops the search and rescue all the boats were out here. everybody was out here searching." alvarez is a father of for who worked on a ranch. a neighbor who knew the victim for 7 years says she got a call from a friend that they couldn't find him after he reportedly swam from one boat to another. "i know they're doing everything they can. they've been out here all day long searching." "it's horrifying to me cause it's bad to lose somebody especially on a drowning." alvarez's family said he leaves behind a wife and four children. his cousin is hoping they find him today. live in yalobusha county rb wtva nine news. in noxubee county...
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