Body of missing man found floating in Bayou Dulac

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WDSU – The search for a missing boater in Bayou Dulac has ended after the Coast Guard found a body they said is believed to be the missing man.

The man’s body was recovered by a boat crew with the Coast Guard Station in Grand Isle.

People called the Coast Guard on Friday afternoon when they noticed a running vehicle, empty boat trailer and drifting boat in the bayou just off the launch near Old Bridge Road.

The Coast Guard said surveillance video shows the man leaving the vehicle and going into the water.

The investigation into his death is ongoing. His identity has not been released.

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