Body found off of Chincoteague Bay following January boating crash

Posted at 11:31 AM, Mar 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-22 11:31:59-04

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. - A body was recovered from a body of water off of Chincoteague.

On Monday, the Virginia Marine Police recovered a body in the water around 1:15 p.m. They believe the body is of a missing person, Nathan Jenkins, who has been missing since January 22 following a boating accident that left one other dead.

Medical examiners are currently attempting to make a positive identification.

The Virginia Marine Police says they extend their deepest sympathy to the families of the victims.