PD: Man dies after being found in yard, pond in Cheshire - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: Man dies after being found in yard, pond in Cheshire

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Man dies after being found in a yard in Cheshire on Friday. (WFSB) Man dies after being found in a yard in Cheshire on Friday. (WFSB)
CHESHIRE, CT (WFSB) -

A 52-year-old man died after police said they found him in the back yard of a residence in Cheshire, partially in a pond on Friday afternoon.

Officers were called to a medical emergency at a home, located at 975 Summit Rd., around 2 p.m.

When officers arrived, they located Jay P. Garrity, of Prospect, lying on the ground near a man-made pond, which is used as a pool. 

Police said Garrity was taken to St. Mary’s Hospital where he later died. 

The cause of Garrity's death remains under investigation. 

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