Body of Noble man recovered from Toledo Bend
POSTED: Friday, August 17, 2012 - 1:30pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 17, 2012 - 1:34pm
Sabine Parish, La — Search and Rescue officials recovered the body of a Noble man from Toledo Bend in Sabine Parish on Aug. 16.
Search crews from the Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries, Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office and the Sabine Parish Sheriff’s Office recovered the body of Brandon Jeane, 27, around 9:45 p.m.
Officials were notified about a fisherman who fell overboard in Toledo Bend around 6:45 p.m. on Aug. 16. Jeane was fishing with his uncle in a 16-foot boat when he fell overboard without a personal flotation device. According to the uncle, Jeane never resurfaced and he called for help.
Jeane’s body was turned over to the Sabine Parish Coroner’s Office to determine a cause of death. LDWF will be the lead investigative agency for this boating crash incident.