On August 20, 2019, at approximately 2:45 p.m., a Deputy Coroner Investigator was dispatched to Bridge Bay Marina on Shasta Lake regarding a body found underwater near Packers Point.

The decedent was positively identified as 45-year-old Somsanith Ricky Phuthama of El Sobrante, California.  The decedent’s next-of-kin has been notified and a postmortem examination will be scheduled.  This case is under investigation by the Shasta County Coroner’s Office.