Dougherty County Police were called to 1818 Cordele Road at about 11:40 p.m. after a caregiver found Ronald Beaty in the pond.
Beaty's caregiver and family friend John Boydston said he last saw Beaty at 5 p.m. that afternoon.
Boydston said Beaty was setting up turtle traps around the pond and fell in.
This is a developing story, and we will continue to gather information.
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