A 33-year-old Stevens Point man died after his body was found in the water at the Lower Whiting Park off Highway HH, in Whiting. Around 3 p.m. Tuesday, a witness called 911 after seeing the man in the water.
Deputies and a State Trooper used an AED and began CPR on the man. He was transported for medical attention by Stevens Point Paramedics but later died.
The Portage County Sheriff’s Detective Bureau is investigating the death. Alcohol and drugs are believed to be involved.