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Body of 20-year-old recovered from lake in Burnsville

The victim was reported missing around 7:30 p.m.
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Dakota County Sheriff's Office Dive Team

The body of a 20-year-old man was found submerged in a south metro lake Sunday night. 

According to the Dakota County Sheriff's Office, the unidentified 20-year-old was reported missing in the area of Earley Lake in Burnsville around 7:30 p.m. 

Using a drone, the sheriff's office was able to locate the man's body submerged in shallow later. His body was recovered around 10 p.m. by the Dakota County Sheriff's Office Dive Team. 

"We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of the victim," the sheriff's office said in a release. 

No further information has been provided. 

Note: The details provided in this story are based on law enforcement's latest version of events, and may be subject to change.

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