South Boston, VA-- Officials said a Halifax County man drowned in a South Boston pond this weekend.
According to the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries it happened on Saturday around 12 p.m. at the Berry Hill Resort. We're told 42-year-old Christopher Tucker and another person were in a canoe, fishing, when the boat overturned. The other person made it back to shore, but Tucker did not.
Tucker's body was recovered from the pond Sunday morning. Officials said neither person was wearing a life jacket. The incident is still under investigation.