Searchers recover a man's body from a Bixby-area lake

The body of a man who disappeared while swimming at Bixhoma Lake is recovered Monday.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: June 16, 2014 at 9:46 pm •  Published: June 16, 2014

The body of a 24-year-old man who disappeared while swimming with friends on Bixhoma Lake was recovered Monday, authorities said.

Jacob Mefford was swimming Sunday night with friends when he went below the water and didn’t resurface, Bixby police said.

The body was found about 2:30 a.m. Monday. has disabled the comments for this article.