Discovered body that of Karen Leclair?

According to Pennsylvania State Police, a woman's body was found in the waters near Dunkirk, New York around 11:45 yesterday morning.

We're told by the Medical Examiner's Office in Erie County, New York, where the autopsy was done, that it is complete.  Chautauqua County Sheriff's Water Rescue recovered the body, then released it to the Chautauqua County Coroner.

The Pennsylvania State Police say troopers this afternoon are bringing dental records, now, to Buffalo to help identify if the body is that of missing 51 year old Karen Leclair.  Leclair's husband reported her missing after saying she fell off their boat into Lake Erie less than a month ago.

Her husband, 48 year old Christopher Leclair is charged with Criminal Homicide.  

The Erie County, New York Medical Examiner's Office telling us they hope to have the body identified sometime today or tomorrow.

We will update the web as soon as we receive this information.


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