WINNIPEG- The body of a teenager who went missing while swimming by a dam near Winkler has been found.
RCMP say 17-year-old Travis Bauman’s body was located Friday night around 10:45 p.m. by divers.
Bauman had been missing since Wednesday. He was swimming with his brother and best friend when he went underwater and didn’t resurface.
RCMP added that the water in that area was extremely fast moving, and that the body was found about 70 metres east of the dam.
The investigation is ongoing.
Body of missing 17 y/o in RM of Rhineland was recovered late last night. Investigation is ongoing. #rcmpmb
— RCMP Manitoba (@rcmpmb) July 16, 2016