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Chandler Man Drowns in Stroud Lake

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A Chandler man drowned in Stroud Lake Saturday afternoon.  Family and friends reported he had been drinking heavily. A Chandler man drowned in Stroud Lake Saturday afternoon. Family and friends reported he had been drinking heavily.

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STROUD, Oklahoma – A Chandler man drowned in Stroud Lake while swimming Saturday afternoon.

Thirty-nine-year old Shawn Schofield was last seen swimming and diving under water at about 4 p.m.  The victim went under the water and did not resurface.

The Stroud, Davenport, Chandler and Agra fire departments along with the Oklahoma Highway Patrol conducted a search of the area where Schofield was last seen. 

Schofield's body was recovered about 6:30 p.m. in seven feet of water 40 feet from shore.

Family and friends reported Schofield had been drinking heavily prior to the accident.

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