Mosquito Lake drowning victim located

Mosquito Lake drowning victim located

CORTLAND, OH (WOIO) - The Trumbull County Sheriff's Department and Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) are investigating a drowning at Mosquito Lake in Cortland, Ohio.

Authorities received the call for an Amish male who went under water and never surfaced around 5:47 p.m. Saturday. Officials say two males were boating when one of them  became overheated and jumped in to cool off. The male never resurfaced.

Recovery crews skimmed the lake and located the man's body around 9 p.m.

The victim's identity has not been made public at this time.

Mosquito Lake is located at 1439 State Route 305 in Cortland, Ohio.

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