Felon Death – The Deputies from the Hickman County Sheriff’s Office have confirmed the death of a felon who drowned to death in a lake close to Spring Creek Road while trying to flee from the authorities.
According to the official report, the victim was wanted by the authorities. He was located on a private property and a pursuit on foot started. The wanted man trying to escape from the authorities jumped into the lake, says the Sheriff’s office.
The wanted man tried to cling to some branches protruding from the water but went under water when the branches broke, says the police.
His body was later located after several hours of search by multiple deputies and the Tennessee City Fire Department divers.
His identity is yet to be released pending the notification of his family.