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Man drowns in Granville County pond

Posted May 3, 2008 7:39 p.m. EDT
Updated May 3, 2008 10:32 p.m. EDT

— A man drowned while fishing in a private pond in Granville County on Saturday.

The Granville County Sheriff's Department said Danny Honeycutt was fishing on a pond at Evergreen Trail with his brother when the two decided to go swimming. Honecutt jumped out the boat. Honeycutt's brother and wife called for help when he did not emerge from the water.

Honeycutt was found in the shallow water.