(Body recovered over the weekend)….It was reported at 11:50 Sunday night.
Chief Deputy Coroner Sergeant Eric Frazier says he was called to Drop 2 of the All American Canal in Winterhaven. Frazier says he was responded to a report of a witnessed drowning. The victim and 3 other individuals were reportedly attempting to swim across the All American Canal. One of them reported to a nearby Border Patrol agent that one in the group went underwater. Dive teams from the Border Patrol and the Imperial Irrigation District recovered the decedent. Frazier says the man has not been identified. He was described as a Hispanic Male adult, 20 to 30 years of age. The Sergeant said there were no signs of foul play. An Autopsy will be performed to try and determine a cause of death.