Water Rescue

On 04/15/2014 at about 2:48 a.m. Winnebago County 911 Center dispatched a water rescue on Little Lake Butte des Morts, west from the end of High Street in the City of Neenah.
Prior to Deputies arriving, Officers from Neenah Police Department had removed a 54 year old Menasha man from the water and had begun performing life saving measures. The male patient was transported to Theda Clark Hospital where he remains in critical condition. This incident is under investigation by The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office, but at this time appears accidental in nature. The identity of the patient is not being released at this time, pending notification of family. The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone that would have seen or heard anything pertaining to this incident contact Detective Michael Lichtensteiger at (920)236-7375.