Body found at Lake Mead identified
BOULDER CITY, Nev. -- Authorities have identified a body that washed ashore on the Arizona side of Lake Mead.
Rangers from the Lake Mead National Recreation Area said they found the body of Kenneth Ritter, 54, of Naperville in an area north of Castle Cove about 1 p.m. Thursday.
Authorities said the Ritter was discovered near an inflatable kayak that was still inflated.
A personal floatation device was found on board, but Ritter wasn't wearing it when he was found.
Park rangers said no cause of death was apparent. The Mohave County Coroner's Office will perform an autopsy.