Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Body Located in Lake Tulloch Tuolumne side of O'Byrnes Ferry Bridge updated 10-29-14

Body Recovery at Lake Tulloch

Deceased: Jaspar, William, Ray

58 years old

Resident of Riverbank, CA

At approximately 4 pm today a call came out of a possible drowning victim off of O'Byrnes Ferry bridge.

According to Tuolumne County Sheriff PIO Scott Johnson the body was thought to have been spotted in the water from a passing vehicle.

Both Calaveras and Tuolumne Sheriff Dept worked on the recovery of the body located submerged just feet from the shoreline on the Tuolumne side of the bridge. The dive team appeared to be from Tuolumne.

A tackle box, fishing implements and a fish were located on the shoreline near where the body was submerged, yet it is not known if these items belong to the victim or not.

The recovery was completed at approximately 6:20 pm.

The scene was being treated as a crime scene.

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