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Body of missing free diver found in waters off Molokai

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MOLOKAI (HawaiiNewsNow) -

The body of a missing free diver has been recovered in waters off Kaluakoi, Molokai.

Molokai firefighters, Coast Guard personnel, friends and volunteers resumed the search of the ocean and Papohaku Beach at first light Sunday morning for 25-year-old Steven Likua and recovered his body around 10:30 a.m.

The search for Likua began Saturday night when friends reported that he had not returned to shore.

He was last seen swimming in the Kaluakoi area at 3 p.m. Saturday wearing a full body camouflage wetsuit with fins, mask and snorkel.

Weather conditions were reported as northeast winds at 23 mph with seas up to eight feet and two miles of visibility.

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