BOSTON POLICE CONFIRM IDENTITY OF MISSING PERSON

On February 20, 2010, Eugene Losik, 25, of Lawrence was reported missing. According to friends, Losik was last seen in the area of the Marriott Long Wharf Hotel. At approximately 1:00am, friends state that Losik left the hotel and was last seen standing in front of the hotel.

On November 8, 2010, members of the Boston Police Harbor Unit responded to a call for a body seen floating in the area of Rowes Wharf (Boston Harbor). On arrival, officers did locate and recover a body of an unknown individual.

The Medical Examiner has confirmed that the body found is that of Eugene Losik.

Cause and manner of death have not yet been determined.