Report: Authorities Recover Body of Second Missing Minnesota Boater on Wisconsin Lake

August 21, 2018 01:04 PM

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ABC affiliate WQOW in Eau Claire is reporting authorities have found the body of a second missing Minnesota boater on Lake Wissota.

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Chippewa County Sheriff Jim Kowalczyk said the body of Antonio Robinson, 22 of Minneapolis, has been recovered. 

RELATED: Body of 1 Missing Minnesota Boater Found on Wisconsin Lake; Search Continues For the Other

A earlier release from the Chippewa County Sheriff's Department said the body of the first man, identified Monday as Travis Cramer, 50 of Coon Rapids, was discovered around 12:30 p.m. Sunday attached to the rope of a rubber tube found near the buoys at the Hydro Dam.

The pontoon was registered to Cramer. A passerby had noticed the pontoon run aground on the north end of the lake near the Hydro Dam. No one was on the boat, except for a dog. 

Authorities made contact with Cramer's mother who said her son and Robinson were boating on the lake Saturday and had failed to return to their campground that night.
 

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