Police: Dead body found floating behind Marine Park Walgreens

MARINE PARK - Police say they pulled a dead body out of the water in Marine Park earlier today.

A police source says that a partially decomposed body was found at around 3:30 p.m. behind the Walgreens at Avenue U and East 57th Street.

The man who found the body described the victim as a middle-aged woman.

Officials have yet to release a cause of death for the victim.

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