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Missing Kauai swimmer identified

KAUAI (HawaiiNewsNow) - The swimmer who went missing on Kauai's north shore April 28 has been identified as Vladimir Horak, 63, of the Czech Republic.

The Kauai Fire Department concluded its search for Horak April 30.

Horak was swimming with friends in waters off of Hanakapiai and was reported missing by a hiker just before 1 p.m. that day.

He was not found and his name was withheld until relatives could be contacted.

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