Body washed ashore on Okanagan Lake, confirmed to be that of missing person.
On July 20th, 2019, at 8:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to a report of a deceased person having been located on the shore near the Okanagan Lake Marina. Front line RCMP Officers, along with BC Emergency Health Services, Penticton Fire Department, and the BC Coroners Service attended.
The Penticton Fire Department assisted with the safe recovery of the deceased.
With the assistance of the BC Coroners Service, the RCMP can now confirm that the deceased is missing person, Colin Palmer, of Penticton, BC. He had been reported missing by family on July 15, 2019.