Body of last missing Thottapilly member found in Eel River Monday afternoon

The body of the fourth and final missing member of the Thottapilly family has been recovered from the Eel River in Leggett Monday afternoon, according to investigators.

Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office officials say Siddhant Thottapilly, 12, was found at about 4 p.m. on April 16 about six miles north from the crash site.

According to deputies, an autopsy is expected for this week.


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