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Irving man drowns at Joe Pool Lake

A 20-year-old Irving man drowned Sunday evening while swiming at Joe Pool Lake in Grand Prairie. Luis Alfaro was swimming near Lynn Creek Park around 7 p.m. when for an unknown reason he went under the water and never came up, Grand Prairie police said.

Police had to use sonar on a police boat to help narrow its search for the man.

Alfaro’s body was found about an hour later in about 10 feet of water near where he went in, according police.

Alfaro was pronounced dead at the scene.