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A missing swimmer was found dead at Oconomowoc Lake in Waukesha County today.

Investigators say 31 year old Brett Wiesner went swimming with a group of people around 4:00 this morning. but Wiesner disappeared under the water.

By 10:00 a.m. the rescue operation turned into a recovery.

Wiesner's body was found just before 2:00 this afternoon.

TMJ 4 in Milwaukee reports police learned the group waited 20 minutes to report their friend missing.

"It's just unfortunate that water accidents do happen, and hopefully we will determine what happened and what can be done to prevent these accidents," said Donald Wiemer, Chief of Police for Village of Oconomowoc Lake.

Wiesner was from Brookfield and a well known former college and pro soccer player.

He also played for the Milwaukee Wave from 2006 to 2011.

Missing swimmer found dead in Oconomowoc Lake

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