WINNIPEG - Searchers have found the body of a snowmobiler who went missing after leaving an island on Lake Winnipegosis early this week.
RCMP say it's believed 27 year old Walter Thomas died from exposure.
The Easterville man left a remote fishing cabin on Thompson Island late Monday or early Tuesday.
Update- On Mar 31, searchers located the body of missing person Walter Thomas, who went missing after being out on snowmobile on Lake Winnipegosis. It is believed he died from exposure. The RCMP would like to thank everyone that came out to assist in the search. #rcmpmb
— RCMP Manitoba (@rcmpmb) April 1, 2021