One of the popular water bodies Lake Mead is well known for irrigating farms, grinding power, and also quench the thirst of around 40 million people. However, the lake even hid some of the horrific secrets deep inside of it that came to the attention when the level of the water went below. Those secrets even grabbed the attention of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Homicide Lieutenant Ray Spencer released information about a barrel that was found by a man spending some time at the lakeside. Get more information on Las Vegas lake mead body.
According to the latest reports issued by Lieutenant Ray Spencer during a press conference held on Tuesday. After discovering the barrel they organized an investigation team to examine the entire scene and they came up with information that disclose that the barrel contained a body of a person killed somewhere in the mid-1970s to early 1980s. It further added that the life of the person had been claimed by a gunshot. The information has been collected on the behalf of the clothes and shoes of the victim. It is pretty difficult to identify the body killed numerous years ago.
As per one of the statements released by the official that hears “Over the past 15 years, the lake’s water levels have dropped dramatically.” The official said that if the level of the water goes below they are supposed to find some more corpses like this in Lake Mead. On Monday, 2 May that lake was about 1,054 feet above sea level and around 160 feet below that level compared to the year 2000. At the time water level of the lake was considered full for the last time and ever since the water level is dropping down consecutively.
In August in the closing year, the federal government announced a water shortage in the Colorado River that had never been seen before. The river supplies water to the reservoir that encouraged the Southwestern states to cut water usage began in January.
Well, apart from water shortage the now the authority is also concerned about another issue of discovering dead bodies dumped in the lake to hide the crimes. We will soon come back to you with more information as soon as it is confirmed by any of the trusted sources. Stay tuned with Social Telecast for more information and updates.