A 63-year-old former Brazos County sheriff's deputy drowned while fishing on private property on Saturday.
According to the Brazos County Sheriff's Office, the owner of the property, located on the 4300 block of Dobrovolny Drive, called 911 about a man who had not resurfaced after his fishing canoe capsized shortly before 1 p.m.
Using boats, deputies recovered the body of Tommy Ray Preston of College Station. Deputies were assisted by the Precinct 4 Volunteer Fire Department, Bryan Fire Department and a game warden from Texas Parks and Wildlife.
Preston's body was sent to the Travis County Medical Examiner for an autopsy. http://www.theeagle.com/local/Former- ... fishing-accident--7114472