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Woman's body recovered from Deep Creek Lake identified

Posted at 6:04 PM, Sep 08, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-09 07:32:23-04

A woman's body has been recovered from Deep Creek Lake, officials say.

Police identified the woman and apparent drowning victim as Jane Bement Avery, 68, of Oakland. Her body will be taken to the medical examiner's office for an autopsy.

Officers with Maryland Natural Resources Police are investigating.