Body found in Brown County lake identified

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BROWN COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – According to officials, a man’s body was found in a Brown County Lake Thursday morning.

Police tell 24-Hour News 8′s news gathering partner at the Brown County Democrat that the body was found around 10 a.m. in Sweetwater Lake.

The man was identified as John E. Trisler, 79, according to Brown County Coroner Rob Ayres. Trisler’s cause of death has not yet been determined as of Thursday evening.

Investigators said the death doesn’t appear suspicious. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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