Warren County

State Police: Body of swimmer who went missing in Lake George Wednesday recovered

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LAKE GEORGE – The body of a swimmer who went missing Wednesday in Lake George has been recovered, state police said Thursday afternoon.

The body of Tanvir Miah, 22, of the Bronx, was recovered Thursday in 100 feet of water near where he was last seen at Plum Point.

Miah and another man had been boating in the area of Plum Point Wednesday afternoon and apparently went swimming, state police said.

The other man was pulled from the water and taken by helicopter to Albany Medical Center for treatment. 

State police were assisted by the Warren County Sheriff’s Office, the Lake George Fire Department, The Department of Environmental Conservation and the Lake George Park Commission Marine Patrol.

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