Missing Kayaker Found Dead in Provincetown, MA

The body of a female kayaker who was reported missing on Friday, May 22, was recovered on the eastern shore of Provincetown Harbor, on Cape Cod, early Sunday morning. Her male companion has not been located, and the Coast Guard has suspended its search for him.

Carol Madru, 50, and Marc-Oliver Czarnecki, 51, were reported missing after failing to return to their launch site in Chatham, MA. The Coast Guard later tracked Madru’s cell phone GPS signal to an area near Provincetown.

Coast Guard crews and other first responders searched the area for 16 hours, covering 180 square miles before suspending the search.