drowning victim Archive

Found Deceased: Antonio L. Saldivar, Houston, Tx (2/15/14)

2-27-14 – The desperate search for 17 year-old Antonio Saldivar is now over. Authorities have informed Antonio’s family that a body found in the Houston Ship Channel on Thursday – February 27th 2014 – is that of Antonio. Texas EquuSearch has never given up on finding Antonio, and we were quietly searching for him at the

Found Deceased: Trai Nquyen, 48 Yrs., Brazoria County, TX., 10/05/13

10-10-13 – Trai Ngoc Nguyen, 48, of Houston Texas, went to be with the Lord on a sunny Saturday afternoon, October 5, 2013 at about 1:30 p.m. in Freeport Texas. Trai spent his last day enjoying his time fishing, while being with his loving family at the beach. Until his demise last week; Trai had fulfilled one

US Coast Guard requesting the help of Texas EquuSearch

10-06-13 – The search for 40 year-old Sam Lavan and 48 year-old Tria Nguyen will resume near Freeport in Brazoria County, Texas on Monday – October 7th 2013. The Texas EquuSearch staging area is at 3007 FM 1495. This location is in front of a blue building, and about 1200 feet north of the entrance to

Missing: Somphone “Sam” Lavan, 40 Yrs., Brazoria County, TX., 10/05/13

10-06-13 – 40 year-old Somphone “Sam” Lavan drowned while fishing near the mouth of the Brazos River in Brazoria County, Texas on October 5th 2013. Somphone was better known to his friends as “Sam”. Sam was last known to be wearing blue jeans, a red shirt, and possibly crocs or sandals. If you learn of the location

Found Deceased: Chandler Stothart, 10 Yrs., Galveston, TX, 05/26/13

05/30/13 — We are very sad to report that the bodies of Chandler Stothart, along his dad Raul Stothart, have been located deceased and positively identified. Please keep their family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during their time of grief. We would also like to thank our volunteers that came out on a

Found Deceased: Raul Stothart, 49 Yrs., Galveston, TX, 05/26/13

05/30/13 — We are very sad to report that the bodies of Raul Stothart, along his son Chandler Stothart, have been located deceased and positively identified. Please keep their family and friends in your thoughts and prayers during their time of grief. We would also like to thank our volunteers that came out on a

Found Deceased: Christopher Jackson, 19 Yrs., Galveston, Texas, 05/24/13

05/30/13 — A memorial service will be held at the Crowder Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Monday, June 3rd. The Crowder Funeral Home is located at 1645 E. Main Street in League City, Texas. It is located south of Texas Highway 3. 05/30/13 — We are very sad to report that

Found Deceased: Search for Missing Drowning Victim, Firefighter Jacob Lewis, in Louisiana

02/21/13 — We are very sad to report that the body of Jacob Lewis has been recovered. Please keep all of Jacob’s family, friends and fellow Firefighter’s in your prayers during this difficult time. 02/08/13 — Texas EquuSearch was contacted by authorities to assist in the recovery of a missing firefighter that drowned, Jacob Lewis,

Found Deceased: Vinshay Lewis, 39 Yrs., Galveston, TX, 12/6/12

12/14/12 — A body presumed to be that of Vinshay Lewis was recovered in a joint effort with Galveston County authorities, the Galveston Police Department, the Galveston County Marine Response Group, the Galveston Beach Patrol, the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office and Texas EquuSearch. A positive identification has been made by the Medical Examiner’s Office.  Please

Missing: Steven Bevelhymer, 55 Yrs., Ponca, NE, 10/13/12

11/30/12 — We have been asked to assist the Nebraska Games and Parks to search for Steven Bevelhymer, age 55, was last seen on Saturday, October 13, 2012 in Ponca State Park.  Our sonar experts will be traveling to Nebraska to assist in the search.  Please keep Steven’s family and friends in your prayers during

Found Deceased: Jeremy Brewer, 35 Yrs., Oologah Lake, OK, 11/8/12

11/17/12 — We are sad to report that the body of Jeremy Brewer was located by Dennis and Tammy Watters, our sonar experts. Please keep Jeremy’s family and friends in your prayers, especially during this holiday season. For news coverage of this case, see below. http://oologahonline.com/?p=4220 http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/article.aspx?subjectid=12&articleid=20121116_12_0_OLGHuh624069 http://www.newson6.com/story/20118467/searchers-recover-body-of-missing-rogers-county-fisherman http://www.krmg.com/news/news/local/one-dead-two-injured-after-wave-swamps-boat-oologa/nS2cD/ 11/15/12 — Jeremy Brewer, age 35, was

Found Deceased: Jacob Logan, 17 Yrs., Possum Kingdom Lake, TX,

10/19/12 — We are very sad to report that the body of Jacob Logan was recovered last night. Jacob drowned after jumping into Possum Kingdom Lake on October 14, 2012. Texas EquuSearch members and Dennis and Tammy Watters of Team Watters, our sonar experts, were able to locate Jacob’s body with our state-of-the-art Marine Sonic

Found Deceased: James Vongxay, 6 Yrs., Lake Livingston, TX, 07/06/12

07/07/12 — We are very sad to report that the body of James Vongxay has been recovered. Please keep his family and friends in your prayers during their time of grief. 07/07/12 —  Texas EquuSearch has been requested to assist in the search for missing 6 year-old James Vongxay.  We are in need of ATV’s and foot

Found Deceased: Justin Lewis, 16 Yrs., Hill City, South Dakota, 05/28/12

06/15/12 — We are very sad to report that the body of Justin Lewis has been recovered from Deerfield Lake in South Dakota. Please keep Justin’s family and friends in your prayers during their time of grief. 06/10/12 — Justin Lewis, age 16, disappeared during a kayaking trip on May 28, 2012 at Deerfield Lake

Found Deceased: Clyde Morgan, 69 Yrs., Jasper County, TX, 06/04/12

06/08/12 — It is with heavy hearts that we report that the body of Clyde Morgan was recovered this morning in Lake Sam Rayburn. We would like to thank everyone who assisted with this search in order to bring Mr. Morgan home to his family so that he may have a proper funeral service. Please