Odry and Mario Leon – Corpus Christi, TX (3/6/16)

UPDATE: The search for Corpus Christi drowning victims, 13 year-old Odry Leon and her 36 year-old father, Mario Leon is now over. Odry and Mario have both been found, by the combined efforts of Texas EquuSearch, the Corpus Christ Marine Patrol, Corpus Christ Fire Department, Corpus Christi Police Department, as well as several other volunteers. We ask that everyone please keep Odry and Mario’s family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during this most tragic time in their lives. .

Original Post: The U S Coast Guard, and the family of 13 year-old Odry Leon, and her father Mario Leon have requested the help of Texas EquuSearch to find Odry and Mario. Mario and Odry’s 18 ft. boat capsized during a sudden storm in Corpus Christi Bay on Sunday – March 6th 2016. Four year-old Patrick Watson died in the accident, and several other family members able to swim to shore. Patrick has already been found. Texas EquuSearch Director Tim Miller is going to Corpus Christi, and make every effort to bring Odry and Mario back to their surviving family members and friends.   

Downloads: Odry Leon Flyer, Mario Leon Flyer

News Coverage:

KIII TV3: Crews Continue Their Search for Missing Boaters
KZTV Action 10 News: Mother of four-year-old killed asks community for help
KRIS Corpus Christi News: Family remains hopeful, asks for more volunteers to search
KZTV Action 10 News: Coast Guard suspends search for missing boaters, family continues looking