EAST QUOGUE - Police are investigating after a missing boater was found dead in East Quogue.

John Lindahl was last seen Sunday afternoon when he went to check on his duck blind in Shinnecock Bay.

Lindahl's family reported him missing yesterday.

Lindahl's boat was found in Shinnecock Bay near Dolphin Lane. His body was found about a quarter of a mile away in the marsh.

Police are waiting for the medical examiner to release the cause of Lindahl's death.