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Man's Body Recovered From Cross Lake

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Search and recovery efforts out on Cross Lake have come to a tragic end after two days. Sergeant. Trey Parker with Louisiana Wildlife and Fisheries made the announcement today. He stated 46-year-old Robby Weem's body surfaced this morning a little before 7:00 a.m. Weems who jumped from his boat on Cross Lake, Saturday night, was one of three fisherman who were in a boat being towed when, Weems jumped out after a minor dispute. Alcohol is believed to have played a factor. Shreveport Police were also assisting in the investigation. The Natchitoches Sheriff's dive team was called up Sunday to assist in the search.  The Cross Lake's public boat launch has been closed during search operations. Authorities had set up markers in the water to keep boaters away from the scene.

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