A body was found this morning floating in the water off of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, reports Fort Greene Focus. The FDNY says that emergency crews responded to a call placed at 8:39 a.m. at 50 Flushing Ave.
FGF also notes that the FDNY has called the case “closed out,” which means the body was likely dead upon arrival.
Brooklyn *Floater* Box 8047- Brooklyn Navy Yard. Bn-31 reports a DOA in the water, NYPD taking over the body, FD assisting in removal.
— NYC Fire Wire (@NYCFireWire) August 28, 2014
Brooklyn: Flushing Ave & Washington Ave NYPD Harbor on scene with a dead body floating in the water, recovery in progress.
— NY Scanner (@NYScanner) August 28, 2014
We’ll keep you posted as updated information comes our way.
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