Man Drowns in Sawyer Co. Lake
Posted at: 08/27/2013 11:07 AM
| Updated at: 08/27/2013 1:06 PM
The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office reported Tuesday that a man had drowned in the county four days earlier.
Arthur J. Schmock, 41, went under the water on Lac Courte Orielles Lake late Saturday afternoon. The Sawyer County Sheriff's Office Dive Team searched for Schmock Saturday night but had to suspend the search due to darkness and high winds around 8 p.m.
Schmock's body was found Sunday morning.
The Sawyer County Search and Rescue Team, the LCO Police Department, the St. Louis County Search & Rsecue Team, the Wisconsin DNR, and the Sawyer County Ambulance Service assisted in the search.