Fisherman's Body Recovered From Lake

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

March 31, 2014 Updated Mar 31, 2014 at 8:54 PM EST

ALBION, Ind. (21Alive) - A fisherman's body was pulled from a Northeastern Indiana lake on Monday.

Indiana conservation officers found Douglas Haigwood, 43, of Kimmel in Mud Lake at Chain O' Lakes State Park around 3:30 p.m.

Haigwood was reported missing by a friend at 10 p.m. Sunday, after he had not returned home from ice fishing.

Crews zeroed on in Mud Lake after they found some of Haigwood's fishing gear hours before finding him.

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