Tickfaw River drowning victim identified

POSTED: Tuesday, August 4, 2009 - 8:35am

UPDATED: Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 11:58pm

The Livingston Parish Sheriff's office identified the victim who drowned on the Tickfaw River.

48-year-old Janice Bodner died in the Sunday afternoon. She was staying at the J & W Campground with friends, when she went swimming and never came back up.

Divers located her body entangled in tree roots. Bodner was visiting Louisiana from Pennsylvania.