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Body recovered from private lake in Henry County

Monday - 6/4/2012, 1:33pm  ET

HORSE PASTURE, Va. - Authorities are investigating the death of a person whose body was recovered from a private lake in Henry County.

The Henry County Sheriff's Office tells media outlets that alcohol may have been a factor.

The sheriff's office says the victim was last seen in the water Saturday evening.

Searchers recovered the body Sunday morning from the lake in the Horse Pasture area.

The body has been sent to the medical examiner's office in Roanoke for an autopsy.

The victim's name and gender haven't been released.

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