Community Mourning Loss After Drowning Death of High School Student
CHICKASAW COUNTY, Iowa -- A northeast Iowa community is coping with a tragedy after a high school student drowned at a popular park. Crews were called to Chickasaw Park near Ionia on Saturday afternoon on a report of a missing person. Police searched the lake for several hours before finding the body of 17-year-old Sam Hake. Police have not yet released the circumstances surrounding the apparent drowning.