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RCMP find body of drowned man

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Killarney RCMP have recovered the body of a 21-year-old Winkler man who drowned in Rock Lake on July 18.

RCMP say his body was found Monday in the water close to where police believe he fell in.

An autopsy will be held in Winnipeg.

Rock Lake is about 40 kilometres east of Killarney.

The man, whose name was not released, was fishing with two other men when he fell into the lake. He never resurfaced after falling in despite attempts by the other men aboard to help him.

No one on board was wearing a lifejacket.

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