Fishing trip turns tragic in NE Harris Co.

Deputies are still searching for the body of a man who went overboard while fishing in northeast Harris County last night.

November 7, 2010 3:02:05 PM PST
The body of a man who went missing in the Sheldon Reservoir in northeast Harris County has been found. Dive teams recovered him this afternoon. It happened on Sheldon Reservoir on Pineland near Beaumont Highway. Deputies say the man and his wife were fishing Saturday night when the man reached for his fishing pole, slipped and fell overboard. He went underwater and never came back to the surface. His wife says he couldn't swim.

The victim's name hasn't officially been released.


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