Jul 22, 2011 9:11 PM by Nicole Vandeputte

Divers find the body of young man in Pueblo Reservoir

The body of a young man who drowned at the Pueblo Reservoir has been found. Divers found the body of the 18 year old Pueblo man at 6:31 p.m. in the same area where he was last seen.

Pueblo County Sheriff's investigators say he was swimming across the channel in the 3 fingers area with friends just before 2:30 this afternoon when he started lagging behind.

Investigators say he called out to his friend, then disappeared underwater. Dive teams began searching for him, and they even brought in sonar.

4 Hours later divers finally discovered his body. They have not released his name. The Coroner now has his body.


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