Body pulled from Lake Michigan ID’d as missing 26-year-old DePaul alum


Oribi Kontein (Chicago Police Department)

CHICAGO — A body pulled from Lake Michigan last week was identified as a missing DePaul University alum.

Oribi Zachary Kontein, 26, was last seen near 31st Street Beach on Oct. 26. Officials pulled a body from the lake around 11 a.m. on Nov. 4. The body has since been identified as Kontein.

Friends and family said he was a massage therapist and canceled all of his appointments on the day he went missing.

A cause of death has not been released.

No further information was provided.

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