Body of teen recovered from Lake Pontchartrain
NEW ORLEANS, LA (NBC33) — The body of a teenager was recovered this morning from Lake Pontchartrain. We’re told the teen had dove into the waterway from a pier on Saturday afternoon.
The New Orleans Police Department confirmed to WDSU, NBC News, New Orleans, that the body found this morning is Vilder Ariel Lopez, 17. He was discovered around 7:00 a.m. on Monday, April 9 near the Old Pontchartrain Beach.