Body Found at Beach ID'd as Missing Man

Scott Bowles, 37, has been missing since Halloween

A body found at Mission Beach has been identified as a local man missing since Halloween.

On Saturday, the San Diego County Medical Examiner confirmed a body found Friday is 37-year-old Scott Braswell Bowles of Ocean Beach. A kayaker discovered Bowles’ body floating in the ocean in the 3100 block of Ocean Front Walk, officials said.

The medical examiner did not give details about how Bowles died.

The OB man was reported missing after his vehicle and cellphone were found left in his driveway. Bowles hadn’t been heard from since sending a text on Halloween.

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