Medical examiner: Body found in Lake Wepawaug died of drowning

Police say three children spotted the body floating in Lake Wepawaug on Saturday. (4/14/14)

ORANGE - An autopsy performed on the body pulled from a lake in Orange shows that the man died from drowning.

Police, who have now made a tentative identification of the man, say three children spotted the body floating in Lake Wepawaug on Saturday. 

Crews pulled him out near Grassy Hill Road.

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Police say they believe the man had been in the water for a while. 

 

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