NORWALK - Norwalk police say a passerby found a body that had washed ashore in a Norwalk park this morning.

Officials say 73-year-old Michael Cusick, of Norwark, somehow fell into Norwalk Harbor while taking his usual morning walk. The State Medical Examiner has ruled the cause of death accidental.

Police say his body washed ashore in Veteran's Memorial Park at around 8 a.m. They say the body was discovered by a jogger.

Authorities say Cusick's family had filed a missing persons report when he failed to return home.