Police: Body found believed to be missing boater

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Authorities said a body of a man, believed to be that of a Queens man who was said to have disappeared while out boating with another man, has been recovered from East Rockaway Inlet.

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported
(Credit: NCPD)

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported a fellow boater had gone overboard, faces arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on a charge of boating while intoxicated, police said. (Aug. 9, 2012)

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported a fellow boater had gone overboard, goes to his arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on a charge of boating while intoxicated, police said. (Aug. 10, 2012)

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported
(Credit: Howard Schnapp)

Janusz Sowa, 54, a homeless man who reported a fellow boater had gone overboard, goes to his arraignment in First District Court in Hempstead on a charge of boating while intoxicated, police said. (Aug. 10, 2012)

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NYPD Harbor unit works to recover the body
(Credit: Jim Staubitser)

NYPD Harbor unit works to recover the body of a man that fell of a boat near East Rockaway Inlet. Nassau County Marine Bureau and Detectives are on the scene. The body has been brought into the Atlantic Beach Fire Rescue dock were NCPD crime scene is investigating. (Aug. 10, 2012)

Numerous agencies took part in a search after
(Credit: Jim Staubitser)

Numerous agencies took part in a search after a report of a man falling off a boat near the Atlantic Beach Bridge triggered a widespread search. (Aug. 9, 2012)

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