Police divers find body of drowned 22-year-old near Collie

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Police divers have found the body of a 22-year-old who drowned near Collie on Monday.

Police divers this morning have found the body of a man who drowned near Collie on Monday.

John Rashidi was swimming at Stockton Lake with friends when he failed to surface.

Divers started searching yesterday, and discovered the 22-year-old's body at 9:20am this morning.

The body was located about 30 metres from shore and under 15 metres of water.

The lake and campground will re-open to the public later today.

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