Body pulled from Griswold pond where snowmobiler went missing

Pachaug Pond in Griswold. (WTNH/Tina Detelj)

GRISWOLD, Conn. (WTNH)–A body has been recovered from the pond where a snowmobiler went missing in December, according to officials with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP).

Police have not yet identified the body.

griswold pachaug pond search 1 Body pulled from Griswold pond where snowmobiler went missing
Photo: WTNH/Tina Detelj

56-year-old John Dubois went missing while snowmobiling in the area on December 18. Authorities have been searching for him since then, but have called off searches on multiple occasions. A search for his body was suspended there on January 9 due to low visibility in the water.

Dubois lived in a nearby neighborhood right on the pond.

Related: Search suspended for missing Griswold snowmobiler due to low visibility

DEEP officials are no longer on the scene.

Related: Police resuming search for missing Griswold snowmobiler

News 8 will update this story as new information comes in.

 

 

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