MEYERS, El Dorado County (AP) — Authorities in Northern California say they have found the body of a man who has been missing since Thanksgiving, in a frozen lake.
The El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office says deputies found the body of 39-year-old David Schmidt Saturday in Lake Baron after deputies used a remotely operated vehicle to search the lake. It says no foul play is suspected.READ MORE: Oakland City Council Votes to Defund Police, Stripping More Than $17M from Department Budget
The office says it received a report Schmidt had gone missing Thursday and that he likely fell through the ice while walking his three dogs.
It says deputies, a dive team, firefighters and a search and rescue team searched Thursday and Friday after finding cold weather clothing in the lake.READ MORE: 165 Pounds Of Fireworks Seized, Man Arrested In Oakland Crackdown
The office says the dogs were taken to a vet for treatment.
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