Dead body discovered in Owasco River in Auburn

First responders say Auburn Fire Department and Throop Fire Department were both called to the scene of a reported dead body, near the North Division St. bridge in Auburn.

The Auburn Citizen reports that the body was pulled from the water and placed in an ambulance.

Auburn firefighters were first on-scene and requested Throop to search the area around the original scene.

The bridge was temporarily shut down, but according to reports from the scene, things quickly began breaking up. Some detectives from the Auburn Police Department were still on-scene as of 12:10 pm.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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