South African news outlets are reporting that the body of 30-year-old missing swimmer, Tristan Dennis, has now been recovered as of 7am local time today.
Dennis went missing this past Saturday while racing in the MidMar Mile, near Cape Town, South Africa, with no record of his exiting the race at any point along the course. Friends of Dennis who were swimming with him notified race organizers of his missing status after waiting for more than an hour for their friend to emerge at the finish line.
The case is currently under investigation, as indicated by police spokesperson Thulane Zwane (pulse.com):
‘The search and rescue unit has found the body of a 30-year-old man who was reported missing on Saturday. His body was found floating in the dam this morning around 7am. An inquest docket has been open by the Howick police.’