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Rower Discovers Body in Charles River, Investigation Underway

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    Rower Discovers Body in Charles River, Investigation Underway
    Mark Garfinkel
    Officials respond to a body found on Monday, July 22, 2019 in the Charles River.

    Massachusetts State Police are investigating after a body was recovered from the Charles River on Monday.

    The body was found at about 7:45 a.m. off Memorial Drive near Magazine Beach, according to state police. The grisly discovery was made by a rower, who then reported it to authorities.

    Officials have not released the identity of the person whose body was found, but did say it was an adult male.

    The Middlesex District Attorney's Office will lead the investigation.

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