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Phoenix man's body recovered from Lake Havasu after two-day search

Posted: 12:41 PM, Jun 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-06-19 22:06:09Z

The body of a missing man from Phoenix was recovered in Lake Havasu on Tuesday morning. 

On June 16, the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office responded to the north basin of Lake Havasu for a report of a man who jumped from a boat to swim. 

The man was not wearing a life jacket and went under the surface. MCSO began searching the area using boats, sonar equipment, submarine and a helicopter. 

At 8:23 a.m. on Tuesday, a boater reported a body found in the north basin.

Deputies responded and confirmed it was the missing man. He has been identified as 45-year-old Rosario Carreon of Phoenix.