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Missing teen’s body found in White River

INDIANAPOLIS (WPTA21) - Police say they have found the body of a missing teenager in the White River.

Kevin Josue Flores Rodriguez, 17, was reported missing on March 30 when his canoe capsized near the 16th Street dam in Indianapolis.

Investigators said Rodriguez was with Carlos Rameriz at the time. Rameriz survived. Neither were wearing life jackets.

Teams spent the following days searching the river with boats and drones. Authorities found the teen's body on Wednesday afternoon. An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

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Brien McElhatten

Brien McElhatten anchors the evening weekday newscasts at ABC21. He also hosts and produces the ABC21 Daily podcast.

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