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Body of missing boater located in waters near Rickenbacker Causeway

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The search for a missing South Florida man has come to a sad close.

The U.S Coast Guard announced Saturday morning that they located the body of 26-year-old Joustin Chavez.

Authorities said he was last seen boarding a boat on Friday night at Miami Marine Stadium.

Several agencies, including Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, Miami-Dade police, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission and City of Miami crews, spent 23 hours searching for Chavez.

Chavez’s body was found in the waters north of the Rickenbacker Causeway at approximately 7 p.m. Saturday.