Body found floating in Taunton River; investigation underway

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FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — Fall River and Massachusetts State Police detectives are investigating after a body was found Monday morning.

Police said a person walking along the Taunton River around 6:45 a.m. saw the man’s body floating in the water in the area of Remington Avenue.

Upon arrival, police determined the man was dead. Police later said he was a 34-year-old with ties to New Bedford and Brockton.

The man’s death remains under investigation, however, police said they do not suspect foul play at this time.

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