Man Found Dead in a Pond in Moultrie County


Moultrie County - A body was found in a pond right outside of Lovington.

Police said, rescue crews were out searching for hours. It all started about 11:00 a.m. Sunday morning.

26 year old Dustin Rauch was driving eastbound when he veered off the roadway, hit an object and ended in a pond. About 50 first responders were sent on the call.

They finally found the vehicle with no one in it. After 6:00 p.m., that's when they found Dustin Rauch, from Lovington, in the water. Police said, he was the only one in the vehicle.

Moultrie County sheriff's office will continue to investigate.

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