Search for woman in Lake Lanier suspended due to weather, equipment availability

Source: WGCL

An Alpheretta man is dead after his body was found in Lake Lanier early Sunday morning.

The body of 59 year-old Jalil Poorak was found just after midnight Sunday morning off Hayes Drive in Gainesville after his son had reported him missing Saturday night.

His son told police that Poorak had fallen into the water off a deck around 10 p.m.

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the drowning.

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