Body found in Los Medanos College lake

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A body was found in a lake on the Pittsburg Campus of Los Medanos College Monday afternoon. According to the representative of the school, the body discovered was approximately a 25-year-old man. 

The incident is being investigated by the Contra Costa Community College Police Services Department. The Contra Costa County Coroner’s Office is performing the autopsy and is also cooperating in the investigation.

An initial investigation determines there is no ongoing threat or danger to the community. 

The campus opened on Tuesday as normal.


Charlene is a Bay Area journalist who hails from the small community of Fresno. Drawing from her experience writing for her college paper, Charlene continues to advocate for free press and local journalism. She also volunteers in all the beach cleanups she can because she loves the water.