The body of camper who was reported missing in April has been recovered from the river in Stites.
KIVI-TV reports that the Idaho County Sheriff’s Office was notified on Friday afternoon about a body in the river at the dike in Stites.
Deputies recovered the body of Burke Despain, a 64-year-old man from Kalispell, Montana.
Despain had been reported missing on April 9 in the area of Hwy 14 milepost 21, where he and his son Jason were camped. His son woke up the following morning and was unable to locate his father.
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Despain was taken to Blackmer’s Funeral Home and his family was notified.