On Monday July 4, 2016, at approximately 9:30 a.m., the Downers Grove Police and Fire Department responded to a call of a person in a retention pond in the 200 block of Village Drive. The Fire Department conducted rescue operations, and recovered a person who was confirmed to be deceased. The person appeared to be an elderly man.
The DuPage County Coroner responded to the scene, and authorities are working to identify the victim. The investigation of this case is ongoing.
Please contact the Police Department at (630) 434-5600 if you have any information about this incident.