PD: Man's body found in Mattabesset River in Middletown - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: Man's body found in Mattabesset River in Middletown

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Middletown police were seen investigating Monday night after a body was found in the Mattabesset River (WFSB) Middletown police were seen investigating Monday night after a body was found in the Mattabesset River (WFSB)
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MIDDLETOWN, CT (WFSB) -

Middletown police are investigating after a man’s body was found in the Mattabesset River on Monday evening.

Two people who were fishing found the body, behind Johnson Street.

Police said the man’s body had several tattoos on it and he had long dreads. The man is believed to be in his 20s or 30s. His identity has not been released.

The Medical Examiner’s Office responded to the scene.

The Middletown Police Department's Major Investigations Division will be continuing the death investigation.

Anyone with information should contact police at 860-638-4140.

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