Police: 2 Drown In East Charlotte Pond

Two people drowned when their boat apparently capsized in a pond in east Charlotte.

Authorities say they received a call at around 10:30 p.m. on Saturday. Rescue crews found the body of one person about 30 minutes later.

Police and firefighters found a second body at about 1 a.m.

Authorities are continuing their investigation. The victims' names have not been released.

Fire crews say there are a lot of small residential ponds in the area.

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