Man drowns in Berks County dam

August 19, 2009 7:22:27 PM PDT
Berks County authorities are investigating the drowning of a man in Tilden Township.It happened in the Kernsville Dam in Tilden Township near Hamburg around 3:45 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

Police say a man, identified as 32-year-old Raphael Montiro of Reading, jumped into the water and did not resurface.

Montiro's body was found just before 6:00 p.m.

The investigation is continuing.


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