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Body Found in Providence River Identified



    Body Pulled Out of Providence River

    Crews in Providence working to identify body that was pulled out of river on Saturday. 

    (Published Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018)

    A body found in the Providence River in Rhode Island earlier this month has been identified as a visitor from Florida.

    Police on Monday said the body was that of 64-year-old Robert Santos, of Miami.

    Santos was visiting his daughter, who lives in Warwick.

    No foul play is suspected but the investigation is continuing into how Santos ended up in the water.

    The body was discovered floating in the river near Dyer Avenue on Feb. 17.

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