Police: Body found on Portsmouth beach

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PORTSMOUTH, R.I. (WPRI) — Portsmouth police said they recovered a body at Sandy Point Beach early Saturday morning.

Police said the 78-year-old man was found dead wearing a wetsuit.

He was reported missing Friday night to authorities in Middletown, according to Portsmouth police.

Police said no foul play is suspected, but his death is still under investigation.

The man’s identity is being withheld.

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