Missing fisherman found dead inside boat in Willapa Bay

SEATTLE -- The U.S. Coast Guard confirmed Saturday that the fisherman who went missing May 19 in Willapa Bay was found dead inside his boat, according to a news release.

The Coast Guard says the man was found inside the Kelli J by divers Friday. The man was then taken to a local funeral home.

Responders searched through the night on May 19 after the man's wife reported him overdue. They found an oil sheen and eventually the boat, but there was no sign of the man until divers found him.

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