Missing man’s body found in New River

A family’s search for an Orange Walk man came to a tragic end after his body was found floating in the river. 32 year old Elias Ku had been missing since August 3rd socializing with friends. Three days after his disappearance, his family was told that while with his friends, Ku fell in the New River, located in Trial Farm Village. On Saturday, Ku’s decomposed remains were retrieved from the river. Both of his arms and his left foot were missing. An on sight post mortem was conducted on his body, but due to the advanced state of decomposition, the cause of death was undetermined.

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