Authorities on Sunday recovered the body of a fisherman who drowned after falling overboard Saturday morning in a pond near Zachary.
The drowning happened while two men were fishing near La. 64 east of White Bayou, said Zachary Police Chief David McDavid on Sunday.
Divers with the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office assisted with the recovery, he said.
The victim is in his 40s, McDavid said, but his name has not yet been released.