Body pulled from water near restaurant in Eastlake

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EASTLAKE, Ohio — A body was pulled from the water in Eastlake Sunday night.

According to Eastlake Fire Department, officials pulled a man’s body from the water near the Deck Lounge around 7 o’clock.

Although authorities have not yet released his identity, they said the man is believed to be a member of the Chagrin River Yacht Club.  His family is currently being notified. We do know the victim is a 66-year-old man from Willoughby.

Eastlake Fire said it is currently unclear what led to his death and it is still under investigation.

Eastlake police say they don’t suspect foul play.

The Lake County Coroner’s Office said his body is being sent to the Cuyahoga County Coroner’s Office for an autopsy.

This is a developing story.  More information will be provided as it becomes available.

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