(June 8, 2108) After he was reported missing on Sunday, the body of Cesar Alcides Martinez Saravia, 23, of Montgomery County, was discovered in a bayside canal near 67th Street Monday afternoon.
Martinez Saravia was reportedly last seen in the area of 62nd Street on Saturday at approximately 7 p.m.
Friends of Martinez Saravia contacted police Sunday morning to report his disappearance, after which the Ocean City Fire Department Dive Team and Maryland Natural Resource Police undertook a search.
During the investigation, video surveillance footage was uncovered that helped police locate Martinez Saravia’s body in a bayside canal just south of 67th Street on Monday.
Maryland’s Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is performing an autopsy to determine the manner and cause of death.
Police reported there were no obvious signs of injury and foul play is not suspected at this time. The investigation is continuing.