Authorities Confirm ID Of Missing Swimmer, Still Searching For Body

Authorities have confirmed the identity of a missing swimmer near Elk Point but still have not found him.

The man has been identified as 27-year-old Chris Reeves of Tallahassee, Florida. The Union County Sheriff’s Office say Reeves was swimming with five other people yesterday afternoon at Bubrank Beach, just Southwest of Elk Point.

The group was swimming on a sand bar, when Reeves stepped off and went under water. South Dakota and Nebraska Game Fish and Parks are searching the area with boats.

The Yankton dive team has also been brought in.

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