The body of a missing boater at the west end of Lesser Slave Lake was found on Aug. 9, three days after the man’s boat was reported capsized. RCMP have not identified the man.
The initial release reported that on August 6, 2017 at approximately 6:20 p.m. High Prairie RCMP received a complaint of a missing boater near the Hilliard’s Bay boat launch on Lesser Slave Lake.
A 50 year old male was fishing on a small pontoon boat when it capsized near the shoreline. High Prairie and Faust RCMP, with the assistance of the Faust Fire Department and Slave Lake Regional Search and Rescue searched the area into the early morning hours.
Police did not identify the man, but CBC News has reported his name is Allen Tsui.