Body of missing soldier found

Posted at: 09/15/2013 7:12 PM
Updated at: 09/15/2013 7:21 PM
By: Jeffery Gordon,

The body of a missing soldier was found early on Sunday morning at Elephant Butte Lake.

State Police say 21-year-old Rob Vande Zande was found in eight feet of water.

KOB Eyewitness News 4’s media partners at KTSM in El Paso say he was swimming with a group of soldiers on Saturday night and never resurfaced.

Vande Zande was from Wisconsin and was stationed at Fort Bliss in El Paso.