Body found on Hudson River shoreline

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POUGHKEEPSIE – City of Poughkeepsie Police are investigating human remains discovered on the shore of the Hudson River Thursday just before noon.

Police and fire personnel were alerted to a body located just south of Shadows Marina by a caller.  After further questioning, it was determined that the body was on the shore near Sunfish Cove at the bottom of Prospect Street, south of Shadows.

Detectives waited for the arrival of personnel from the Dutchess County Medical Examiner’s office before carrying the body up the embankment to the parking lot of the former Cranesville Concrete plant, for transport.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police at 845-451-7577.