Body of missing swimmer found in Lake Lanier

Georgia News

GAINSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — The body of a 23-year-old man was found Sunday in Lake Lanier, a day after he jumped off a pontoon boat and didn’t resurface.

Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon said divers pulled the body of Anthony Saintil of Stockbridge from the lake around 1 p.m. Sunday, news outlets reported.

Saintil had last been seen when he jumped into the lake around noon Saturday, authorities said.

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