A 25-year-old man drowned north of Albany on Thursday, the Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office has reported.
The Sheriff’s Office recovered the body of Benjamin D. McKinley, of Albany, about 1 p.m. The Sheriff’s Office reported that foul play is not suspected.
McKinley and another man were fishing from a boat in a pond near the intersection of La. 442 and Pea Ridge Road. About 11 a.m., the craft capsized, and only one of the occupants was able to swim to safety, the Sheriff’s Office wrote in a news release.