Skip to content

Hunters discover body in Gantt Lake

On Wednesday morning, local hunters were scouting the north end of Gantt Lake, north of Simms Bridge Road. When they observed a human body floating in the water next to the shoreline.

The hunters notified the Covington County Sheriff’s Office and units responded, along with Opp Fire Department, to retrieve the body.


David Lee Brooks, 44, of Andalusia, was recovered and taken to the Alabama Department of Forensics for investigation as to the cause of death.  


An investigation is currently ongoing.    

Leave a Comment