UPDATE: Elkhart Lake drowning victim identified

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Update: Elkhart Lake Police identified the man as 45-year-old Sheboygan resident Dustin Knaus.

Police determined that Mr. Knaus accidentally fell into Elkhart Lake and drowned.


A man’s body was recovered from Elkhart Lake on Saturday by the Elkhart Lake Police Department.

A call came through dispatch from a person who spotted the body floating in the water. 

The man is believed to be in his 40s. 

Police are not releasing the name of the man at this time until his family is notified. 

The investigation is still ongoing. 

The Elkhart Lake Police Department responded to the scene, as well as the Sheboygan County Sheriff’s Office, Sheboygan County Medical Examiner’s Office, Elkhart Lake Fire Department, and Sheboygan County Communications Center.

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