Tongan man's body recovered from water in Sacramento

In the picture: Paul Liu is wearing a ta’ovala during his dad’s funeral three years ago. Photo/Kalo Mailangi Latu (Facebook)

A 23-year-old Tongan manʻs body was recovered from water by the State park workers Tuesday morning.

He was identified by the Sacramento County Coroner’s Office as Paul Liu.

His body was recovered at 9 a.m. between the launch ramp and swim beach at Negro Bar, said Richard Preston, superintendent for the Folsom Lake State Recreation Area.

His aunty Kalo Latu Mailangi says on Facebook the tragedy has devastated the family.

She said the deceased’s father died just three years ago.

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