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Divers recover missing man's body

LAKE HAVASU - Mohave County Sheriff's Waterways deputies located the body of Antonio Juan-Ramos Lopez, 62, of Temple City, Calif., Wednesday morning. A search had been conducted using divers from the MCSO and Lake Havasu City Police Department.

At about 10:30 a.m., Lopez's body was recovered from Lake Havasu about 500 yards east of Havasu Springs. Utilizing sonar equipment, Lopez was located east of where he jumped into the water. Early Monday evening, Lopez failed to resurface after he jumped into the water from a boat to get cooled off north of the Parker Dam.

An autopsy will be conducted. The investigation remains ongoing and alcohol is not believed to be a factor.