Coroner ID's man who fell off boat at Lake Mead - 8 News NOW

Coroner ID's man who fell off boat at Lake Mead

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BOULDER CITY, Nev. -- The Clark County Coroner's Office has identified the man whose body was found in Lake Mead as Shayne Robert Baker, 36, of Las Vegas.

Baker's body was July 3, one day after he fell off a boat and disappeared underway. His body was was found in 15 feet of water by Metro Police divers.

A National Park Service official says the Las Vegas man fell from a 17-foot boat shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday. Witnesses say the man was drinking and not wearing a life jacket prior to his disappearance. 

Search crews tried looking for the man Wednesday night, but were unsuccessful.

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