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Posted on: May 1, 2015

[ARCHIVED] Man’s Body Removed from the Elizabeth River

(Update 05/04/2015) Norfolk Police needs assistance in identifying the man who was found floating in the Elizabeth River on Friday May 1, 2015. He is described as a white man, approximately 6’1”, weighing 187 pounds.

There are no identifying markings, clothing or tattoos on the body.

If anyone knows the identity of this man, or who knows of a missing person fitting this description, they are encouraged to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

(Previous Release 05/01/2015) Shortly before 11:50 this afternoon, May 1, 2015, Norfolk Police received a report of a body floating in the Elizabeth River near the Lambert’s Point Docks.

Norfolk Fire Rescue personnel responded to the area in rescue boats, and removed the body from the water.

The body will be taken to the Norfolk Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the identity of the man, and how he died.

Norfolk Police Detectives are investigating this incident as an “Undetermined Death.”

Additional details will be released as they become available.

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