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Lanier Park drowning victim is 45-year-old Texas man
Lake Lanier

Update, July 5: The drowning victim has been identified by the the Georgia Department of Natural Resources as Jesus Jimenes, 45, of Killeen, Texas.


Previous article: A 45-year-old man drowned at Lanier Park in Buford off Lake Lanier Saturday, July 4.

Game wardens responded to the Gwinnett County park at about 12:30 p.m.

According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the man "was swimming at the beach area, went under and did not resurface. He was pulled from the water by another swimmer."

The man's name is being withheld until family is notified.

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