UPDATE: Victim identified in Lake Resort Drive drowning
By WRCB Staff
HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -
UPDATE: Chattanooga Police have identified the victim in a accidental drowning death that occurred on Lake Resort Drive.
Sunday evening, officers responded to a possible drowning call. Officers spoke with witnesses and told that their friend, 25-year old Bradley Shelton, was struggling to swim when he went under the water and never resurfaced.
Shelton's body was recovered by divers from Chattanooga Fire Department around 12:30 a.m. Monday morning.
Several agencies responded to a reported drowning about 200 yards above the Chickamauga Dam.
They arrived around 9:30 p.m. to the area near Lake Resort Drive.
Chattanooga firefighters, TWRA officials, and Hamilton County STARS are looking for a possible victim.
Stay with WRCBtv.com for more details on this developing story.