Body of Artesia man recovered from Brantley Lake

New Mexico

CARLSBAD, N.M. (KRQE) – The body of an Artesia man has been recovered from Brantley Lake.

Crews were first alerted to the lake Tuesday after reports of a possible drowning. Friends of 33-year-old Vincent Dominguez said they last saw him in the water before he disappeared.

Wednesday, the area was closed while divers searched for him. His body was found Thursday.

The Eddy County Sheriff’s Office says the incident is still under investigation.

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