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Lake Thunderbird man’s death was due to drowning

Posted by wlpo on May 31, 2012

If you’ve been following the story of the man that was found dead in Lake Thunderbird, investigators say it was a drowning.

56-year old Gary Gillen’s body was pulled from the lake in Putnam County Tuesday.  He was reported missing to the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department Monday.  Police say Gillen’s home was near the lake.

Coroner Robert Cofoid says he’s waiting on autopsy and toxicology results, but it wasn’t foul play.

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