DNR finds body of man who went missing Saturday in Indianapolis reservoir

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INDIANAPOLIS (WANE) – Indiana Conservation Officers have recovered the body of a Middletown man who went missing Saturday in the water at Geist Reservoir.

Officers were dispatched Saturday around 6:35 p.m. to the reservoir near the 11000 block of Olio Road.

The initial investigation showed that Jeremy Skittrall, 45, entered the water from his boat and never resurfaced. 

Multiple agencies responded and began search efforts utilizing sonar and divers.    

Searches lasted until 11 p.m. Saturday and resumed Sunday.

Monday at 7:42 a.m., Indiana Conservation Officers located the body of Skittrall near where he was last seen.

This incident is still under investigation and an exact cause of death is pending autopsy results. 

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