Gun found in Cranston lake

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CRANSTON, R.I. (WPRI) — Police are investigating after a firearm was discovered in a Cranston lake.

The gun was found rusted and covered in algae in Meshanticut Lake on Monday, according to police.

Police said the gun appeared to have been in the water for a long time.

It’s unclear at this time if the weapon was loaded or if it has been connected to any crimes.

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