NEW TOWN, N.D. — The body of a New Town man who went missing in June while operating a personal watercraft on a Missouri River reservoir has been found.

The Mountrail County Sheriff’s Office says anglers on Lake Sakakawea found the body of 41-year-old Chad Kanine on Sunday. He was positively identified through a tattoo.

Kanine had been missing since June 11. Preliminary results from an autopsy indicate he drowned.

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