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Police identify man whose body was found in Quinnipiac River

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A body was found in the water in New Haven on Tuesday afternoon. (WFSB) A body was found in the water in New Haven on Tuesday afternoon. (WFSB)
NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) -

Police in New Haven have identified the body that was found in the Quinnipiac River on Tuesday afternoon.

The body has been identified as 59-year-old Gary Crawford, of New Haven.

Police said the body was found in the Quinnipiac River, east of the Grand Avenue Bridge, at about 1 p.m.

It is unclear how or from where Crawford ended up in the water.

Police said they are treating this as a potential crime.

An autopsy is being performed, however the results have not yet been provided yet.

Anyone with information should contact police at 203-946-6304.

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