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Body Found In Grand River

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( By Matt Anderson)

PAINESVILLE, Ohio —   Painesville police have launched an investigation after a body was found floating in the Grand River on Saturday.

Painesville police Lt Toby Burgett tells Fox 8 News, that a fisherman and his son discovered the unknown male near the North St. Claire Street bridge shortly after 7:45 p.m.

Authorities from Lake and Ashtabula counties are in the process of properly identifying the man.

The investigation is continuing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Painesville Police Department at 440 392-5840.