UPDATED INFORMATION: Cristian Zamora's body recovered from Crystal Lake

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URBANA - WAND News has learned the body has recovered from Crystal Lake, located in Urbana, is that of missing U of I graduate Cristian Zamora.     

Authorities say Zamora's body was found 12:30 Friday afternoon on the south side of the lake.  Zamora was pronounced dead by the Champaign County Coroner's Office at 1:55 p.m.

Champaign Police Sergeant Dennis Baltzell told WAND News the lake was searched in January but nothing was found. Zamora, 23, disappeared New Year's Eve.

Champaign County Coroner Duane E. Northrup conducted an autopsy Saturday afternoon.  Northrup says the preliminary autopsy results show no signs of trauma or foul play.  Final autopsy results will be available after further studies are completed, and an inquest could be held at a later date.

We will provide more updates to this story as they become available.






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