UPDATE: Police identified 18-year-old Midvale drowning victim

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FRIDAY 6/11/2021 11:08 a.m.

MIDVALE, Utah (ABC4) – Unified Police have identified the man who drowned in Midvale Thursday night.

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Unified Police were called to the Union Meadows Apartments at around 8:30 p.m.

Det. Ken Hansen with the Unified Police Department tells ABC4 the 18-year-old was swimming at the apartment complex’s pool with his friends when he went underwater and never resurfaced. His friends reportedly believed he was playing a game when he submerged himself.

Unified Police have identified the man as Gabe Hickenlooper.

No other details have bene released.

ORIGINAL STORY: 18-year-old drowns at Midvale apartments

THURSDAY 6/10/2021 9:40 a.m.

MIDVALE, Utah (ABC4) – An 18-year-old man has drowned in Midvale Thursday evening.

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Police say the drowning happened around 8:30 p.m. at the Union Meadows Apartments at 978 S. Union Ave.

Det. Ken Hansen with the Unified Police Department tells ABC4 the 18-year-old was swimming at the apartment complex’s pool with his friends when he went underwater and never resurfaced. His friends reportedly believed he was playing a game when he submerged himself.

Officers are investigating the incident.

No further details have been released.

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