Body Found Floating in Bronx River

By Sasha Gonzales
sgonzales@bronxjusticenews.com

A man’s body was found floating in the Bronx River Monday, officials said.

Authorities learned of the corpse from a caller who saw it being carried along the water near the Eastern Boulevard Bridge in Hunts Point.

First responders retrieved the body and took it to nearby Hunts Point Park, where officials pronounced the man dead, authorities said.

The man’s identity has not been released, and the city medical examiner’s office is working to determine how he died.

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Sasha Gonzales is a Staff Writer for Bronx Justice News covering breaking news and crime. A Bronx native, Sasha is an avid photographer, museum-goer, and reader. She lives in Kingsbridge.