Kalamazoo Kayaker’s Body Found In Southern Indiana River

Posted at 8:18 PM, Apr 21, 2014
and last updated 2014-04-21 20:19:48-04

COLUMBUS, Ind. — A missing 27-year-old Kalamazoo kayaker’s body was discovered Monday afternoon in the Flat Rock River.

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According to FOX 17 NEWS affiliate FOX 59 in Indianapolis, Indiana Department of Natural Resources officers said that a passerby found a shoe under a tree about 150 yards from where Enrique Quinonez disappeared April 6. The passerby contacted the DNR and Quinonez’s body was discovered and removed from the water at about 3 p.m. Monday.

Quinonez was kayaking with a friend when he disappeared more than two weeks ago. Authorities spent several days searching for him.

Relatives have been notified. An autopsy will be performed.