BAPD: Body at pond could be accidental drowning

Posted at 1:19 PM, Jun 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-01 14:19:30-04

BROKEN ARROW, Okla. – A body was discovered floating in the pond at Events Park, prompting an investigation.

A person called Broken Arrow police saying they found a person floating in the pond. Authorities responded and discovered 77-year-old Clark Creech’s body.

Broken Arrow police believe that Creech died of an accidental drowning. According to BAPD, Creech had a history of medical issues. Fishing gear belonging to Creech was discovered at the scene as well.

BAPD says they do not suspect foul play at this time but they are awaiting the results from the medical examiner.