LAKE HAVASU CITY, Ariz. — A body found in the desert near the
Arizona-California border has been identified as a Lake Havasu City man reported
missing last month.
Lake Havasu City police say the Mohave County Medical Examiner completed an
autopsy and positively identified the body as that of 48-year-old David S.
Police say Hawkins had been reported missing by his family on March 24.
The body was discovered Sunday afternoon by a citizen who was off-roading in
the desert area.
Authorities say the autopsy didn’t reveal any obvious signs of trauma to the
They say the cause and manner of death are pending a toxicology report.