Mississippi Nursing Home Resident Drowns

The body of an 83-year-old man has been found in a lake behind a nursing home in Raymond.

Hinds County Sheriff’s Department Spokesman Lt. Jeffery Scott says the body of Carroll McCall was recovered by Raymond Fire Department members shortly after 7 a.m. Wednesday.

Scott says McCall’s body was found floating about 6 feet off the lake’s shoreline.

He says McCall lived at the nearby Riggs Manor Retirement Home and was reported missing about 8 p.m. Tuesday.

Scott says foul play is not suspected. He says an autopsy will be conducted.