UPDATE: Appleton man identified in accidental drowning

Published 06/11 2014 10:38AM

Updated 06/12 2014 11:41AM

UPHAM, Wis. (WFRV) –Police have identified the victim in an accidental drowning in Langlade County.

According to the Langlade County Sheriff’s Office, 24-year-old Deontae Propst from Appleton was found dead in Deep Woods Lake in the town of Upham on Wednesday.

Search efforts were suspended on Tuesday night after dive teams were dispatched to the lake around 6:00 p.m.
Investigators say Propst was being pulled behind a boat on a tube.

The investigation continues.

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