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20-year-old drowns at Sikeston Sports Complex

20-year-old drowns at Sikeston Sports Complex

October 8th, 2011 in News

SIKESTON, Mo. (AP) - A 20-year-old man has drowned at a lake in the southeast Missouri town of Sikeston.

The Sikeston Standard Democrat (http://bit.ly/nxf4h7) says rescue crews recovered the body at 1:30 a.m. Friday in a lake at Sikeston Sports Complex.

The man has been identified Johnny Taylor of Sikeston. Authorities say he was wading with friends in 3 to 5 feet of water when he disappeared around 10 p.m. Thursday.


Information from: Standard Democrat, http://www.standard-democrat.com