Victim Identified in Southwick Drowning


June 12, 2017 -Southwick- The Office of Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni today identified the victim of a drowning on Middle Lake in Southwick on June 8, 2017. The victim has been identified as Mr. Michael Chace, 33, of Somers, Conn.

The Southwick Police Department initially responded to the incident after a call was received that Mr. Chace did not surface in the water while he was swimming.

Assisting in the search and investigation were the Southwick Police Department, Massachusetts State Police Dive Team, The Massachusetts Environmental Police, Southwick Emergency Services and volunteer firefighters, Somers, Conn Police Department and Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni’s Office.

Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni expresses his condolences to Mr. Chase’s family.


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