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Body of Man Pulled From Passaic River in North Arlington

By rlsmetro on
North Arlington

Bergen County authorities are investigating what caused the death of a man who was found floating in the Passaic River in North Arlington on Saturday.

According to the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, the 59-year-old homeless man was discovered before 11 a.m.

A preliminary investigation indicated that the cause of the man's death is not believed to be suspicious

Officials say the body was discovered near River Road then transported to a dock in Kearny before Bergen County authorities made the recovered.

Officials say they believe the man's last known residence was in Wallington but his next of kin is out of the country.