Officials are investigating following the discovery yesterday of a man face down in a Polk County lake.
According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, Steven Wayne Sveningson, 69, was pronounced dead after Sheriff’s Deputies, Mentor Fire and Rescue, and County EMS “responded to a report of a male face down in the lake at 34433 140th Ave Southeast” just before 4:30PM. Resuscitation efforts by first-responders proved unsuccessful. An autopsy is pending.
No further information is being released at this time.