Edmonds man’s body found in Lake Ballinger
The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a man found dead in Lake Ballinger on Oct. 5 as 24-year-old Sylvio Y. Kasongo of Edmonds.
The cause and manner of death are pending further investigation.
Kasongo’s body was found at 8:45 a.m. near a boat ramp in the 23500 block of Lakeview Drive in Mountlake Terrace.
The body had no identification or obvious signs of trauma, according to police.
Police also said the body had been in the water for a long time, possibly weeks.