- Associated Press - Tuesday, May 31, 2016

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) - Authorities have identified a woman whose body was recovered from Lake Lanier as 23-year-old Lizeth Ruby Ruiz of Gainesville.

Gainesville police said an autopsy found that Ruiz died of an accidental drowning.

The Times reports (bit.ly/1Y0GPoh) that Ruiz was last seen at Lanier Point Park with friends on May 18 before she was separated from the group. Searchers found her body on Saturday.


Information from: The Times, https://www.gainesvilletimes.com

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