Unidentified man's body found in Lake Wepawaug in Orange

Fire crews pulled a man's body from Lake Wepawaug in Orange yesterday, leaving residents shocked and scared by the news. Police say the man's body

Fire crews pulled a man's body from Lake

Fire crews pulled a man's body from Lake Wepawaug in Orange yesterday. (Credit: News 12 Connecticut)

ORANGE - Fire crews pulled a man's body from Lake Wepawaug in Orange yesterday, leaving residents shocked and scared by the news.

Police say the man's body was seen floating face down about 15 feet from the shore behind the American Legion post. Resident Edward Blotney tells News 12 Connecticut he heard three kids made the gruesome discovery, then called police.

The man's identity is unknown. Police say there's currently no missing persons from Orange.

An autopsy will be performed by the medical examiner.

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Body found floating in Orange

Detective Mike Morrin : 203-891-2138

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