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Man's body pulled from Caddo Lake

CADDO PARISH, LA (KSLA) -

Members of the Caddo Parish Sheriff's Marine Dive Team have pulled a body out of Caddo Lake after a possible drowning.

Divers recovered the body just before 10 a.m. Tuesday near the Mooringsport Boat Launch.

Sheriff's Office Lt. Donna Jackson said someone called 911 after noticing a man seen earlier on the pier was no longer there.

Deputies are now working to notify the victim's next of kin.

Jackson says deputies believe the man's boat got away from him as he sat on the pier and he may have gone into the lake to retrieve it. 

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