Body of 65-year-old man recovered after boat found circling Newnans Lake
HAWTHORNE, Fla. (WGFL) —
Authorities say divers recovered the body of a 65-year-old man after they found a boat circling Newnans Lake Tuesday.
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office identified the man as Alphonso Williams.
Deputies say a fisherman reported seeing the boat circling the lake Tuesday morning. Deputies stopped the boat but no one was on-board. They started searching the water and found the body underwater Tuesday night.
The Florida Wildlife Commission is investigating the incident.