Authorities have recovered the body of a 30-year-old man, Eduardo Hernandez of Midlothian, from Blue Lake, located behind Home Depot.
According to an earlier media release, Waxahachie Police received a 911 call at about 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, stating an adult male subject went under water while swimming. A search was conducted until it became too dark, and the search was resumed Thursday morning. Authorities announced Friday afternoon that the body had been recovered and released an identification, which had been pending notification of relatives.
Assisting with the effort were divers from Waxahachie and Grand Prairie Fire departments.
Based on the initial investigation, there is no foul play suspected.
Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact detective Mike McCorkle at 469-309-4431.