Third Day of Lake Search for Riverside Man Begins

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By Alabama News Network

The search continues for a Riverside man who fell from a fishing boat in Logan Martin Lake on Sunday.

Police say they will begin the third day of searching for the body of 48-year-old Willie Hienz Cosby on Wednesday. St. Clair County Sheriff's Department Undersheriff Billy Murray tells The Daily Home that the department is using divers to search a large area of the lake between Riverside and Lincoln. ]

Murray says weather hampered the search on Tuesday. Police may begin an aerial search of the lake on Wednesday.

Cosby was fishing with his wife when he fell from the boat at about 7:30 p.m. on Sunday. His wife, Darla Roper, swam to shore for help.
 
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