Body of man found in Hutchinson reservoir


(Photo courtesy Google Maps)

HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say the body of a swimmer who went missing over the weekend at Cheney Reservoir has been found. The Reno County Sheriff’s Office says in a Facebook post that a fisherman contacted the Cheney State Park office Monday morning after finding what he thought might be the body of the man who disappeared Saturday near M&M Campground.

Several Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks boats responded to the area and performed the recovery. The sheriff’s office identified the missing swimmer as 48-year-old Ty Freel of Wichita.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories