Man drowns in Denham Springs neighborhood pond while fishing

Man drowns in Denham Springs neighborhood pond while fishing
Source: WAFB
Source: WAFB

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) - Officials with the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office confirm that a 45-year-old man drowned while fishing in a neighborhood pond.

The incident happened at roughly 10 a.m. in the Plantation Lakes Community in Denham Springs. Officials say Chad Garcia was in a boat with a juvenile when the boat capsized.

The juvenile reportedly made it to safety. Garcia's body was recovered with the assistance of a dive team.

Officials say they do not suspect foul play.

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