TALBOT CO. – A body that was recovered from the Chesapeake Bay has been identified as a missing Maryland man.
Maryland Natural Resources Police say they recovered a body from the bay near Poplar Island Monday.
Police identified the body as Kevin Yates Sr., 41, of Church Hill, Maryland.
Yates went missing on June 27 from a 40-foot cabin cruiser as it crossed from Eastern Bay and Herrington Harbor.
Police say Yates’ death is the 11th boating fatality this year in Maryland.