Woman's body found in Housatonic River

Shelton police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old woman found in the Housatonic River yesterday evening.Police say a dive team found the unresponsive body

SHELTON - Shelton police are investigating the death of a 32-year-old woman found in the Housatonic River yesterday evening.

Police say a dive team found the unresponsive body at 5:45 p.m. Sunday near the Sunnyside Boat Launch off River Road in Shelton.

Police have yet to release the woman's name, and are calling the death a possible suicide.

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