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Body Found Floating in Hudson River in Jersey City

Jersey City

The Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office was called to the scene to investigate the circumstances behind a body found floating in the Hudson River Saturday morning.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the Morris Canal Park to investigate reports of a person in the river just before 8 a.m.

Upon arrival, search and rescue crews recovered the remains of the person and brought it back to land.

The State Regional Medical Examiners Office will determine the cause of death for the person, according to police.