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Missing Revelstoke man Jared Szabo found deceased

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Nakusp RCMP have confirmed that a body recovered from the Upper Arrow Lake on Tuesday is that of Jared Szabo.

The body was located in Arrow Lake at around 7:20 a.m. by civilian search members who had been actively searching for 29-year-old Jared Szabo of Revelstoke.

He was reported missing on Aug. 3 after failing to return home to Revelstoke.

He was last seen in Beaton, B.C. on Aug. 1.

On Aug. 4, Szabo’s white Dodge pickup was found in a treacherous stretch of Fish River.

There were signs of a vehicle leaving a forest service road nearby.

The body was located in the North East Arm of Upper Arrow Lake.

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The recovery was completed by Nakusp RCMP with the assistance of Search and Rescue technicians.

The Nakusp RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are investigating Szabo’s death.