Police find body of missing swimmer in Wixom

Dive teams find missing man in Loon Lake

WIXOM, MI – Dive teams have found the body of a man who previously went missing at Loon Lake in Wixom.

According to police, the man was on a boat in Loon Lake around 10:30pm Saturday night, when he went swimming in the lake, and never resurfaced.

Wixom Police released a statement on social media, Sunday morning:

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the Wixom man who went under the water last night while swimming and did not resurface."

The victim has been identified as a 63-year-old Wixom man.

Police are asking residents to stay off of the lake while they continue their investigation.