Deputies respond to Damsite Park for drowning
On June 6, 2022 at approximately 2:41pm, deputies responded to Damsite Park in reference to a male that had gone underwater and had not resurfaced. Deputies, along with Search and Rescue members started arriving on scene in about two minutes and began rescue efforts. At approximately 3:15pm, the victim, identified at Devin Grant, 21 of Memphis, was located, and transported to the hospital where he pronounced deceased.
The Sheriff's Office is currently investigating the circumstances around the drowning, and we are asking any witnesses, or anyone with any information to contact Detective Aldrighetti at (501)362-8143.
We count every death a tragedy, and our thoughts and prayers go out to Mr. Grant's family in this time of mourning.
-Sheriff Chris Brown