WWMT - wwmt.com - Search Results The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available. Body recovered from lake positively identified as missing man KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says that the body recovered from Asylum Lake has been positively identified as Takashi Sugimori. An autopsy performed on Sugimori revealed the cause of death as drowning. The 56-year-old Sugimori was last seen on April 2 after police say he'd gone to the nature preserve to cross-country ski.For the last three weeks, we've watched as crews searched every inch of the lake.Sugimori disappeared a little over three weeks ago, since then we've watched as crews searched every inch of the lake.The Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office, Michigan State Police, and dive teams have offered up their resources to help the police department look for him.