Missing Arizona man found dead in canal in Mexico

Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 5/07 10:50 pm

YUMA, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a body found in a canal in Mexico has been identified as a Winterhaven man reported missing last month.

Officials with the Imperial County Sheriff's Office in Winterhaven say the body is that of 46-year-old Thomas Alvarez, who was last seen by his family on April 1.

Alvarez's vehicle also was found abandoned in Winterhaven, near the Arizona-California border.

Mexican authorities say they located Alvarez's body last weekend in a canal in San Luis Rio Colorado, Sonora.

The Yuma Sun reports that Alvarez's death is under investigation.

©2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
Share
0 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

No comments yet!
NEWSCASTS ON DEMAND
WATCH OUR LIVE NEWSCAST

What's On

All content © Copyright 2014 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
You may also view our Sitemap

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.