Search halted for angler missing in Adams County
BRIGHTON, Colorado ” Adams County authorities have suspended the search for a man who is missing and feared dead after jumping from a boat to retrieve a fishing rod from a reservoir.
Sheriff’s officials say the 45-year-old man was reported overboard in Horse Creek Reservoir Sunday afternoon. The search was suspended Monday night.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Candi Baker says the man was fishing with an adult family member when he jumped in the water.
The privately owned, 700-acre reservoir is about 25 miles northeast of Denver.
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