The physique of a useless man was discovered floating within the Harlem Meer in Central Park Saturday night in the identical location the place a useless man’s physique was discovered final 12 months.
A lady referred to as 911 round 7 pm, and informed cops she noticed the unidentified man floating within the water close to the Boathouse.
The useless man has been described as a Black man in his 40s. The person was pulled from the lake and declared useless on the scene round 7:15 pm.
The health worker’s workplace will conduct an post-mortem to find out the precise explanation for demise.
A person’s corpse was discovered floating in Harlem Meer, a lake in Central Park, on Saturday night
A lady referred to as the NYPD when she noticed a person’s physique floating within the water round 7 pm
This is identical location the place a person’s physique was discovered floating in Central Park final 12 months
The health worker will conduct an post-mortem to find out the official explanation for demise
Harlem Meer is a lake situated close to the Boathouse in Central Park
Final 12 months a person’s physique was discovered floating in the identical precise location final 12 months when a Harlem resident who went fishing within the Central Park lake hooked a human corpse in September 2020.
At round 11 am on September 24, 2020, Luis Castoire, 24, solid his line into Harlem Meer, which is a lake situated on the northeast nook of Central Park close to the nook of Fifth Avenue and one hundred and tenth Avenue.
‘I attached on one thing,’ Castoire informed DailyMail.com on Thursday.
‘I used to be fishing within the Harlem Meer and my second solid I hook one thing [and] then lifted the road.’
‘I had seen the physique within the water then I name 911.’
Harlem Meer is a lake situated on the northeast nook of Central Park close to the nook of Fifth Avenue and one hundred and tenth Avenue
New York Metropolis police had been referred to as to Harlem Meer in Central Park in 2020 after a fisherman discovered the physique of a person in his thirties
Health workers are seen above putting the person’s physique right into a car in September
‘I attached on one thing,’ the fisherman, Luis Castoire (pictured), informed DailyMail.com on Thursday. ‘I used to be fishing within the Harlem Meer and my second solid I hook one thing [and] then lifted the road.’
When requested if he received a great take a look at the corpse, Castoire informed DailyMail.com: ‘I do know it was a person however not likely. I freak out.’
New York Metropolis police had been referred to as to the scene and eliminated the physique of an unidentified man in his thirties.
‘I referred to as 911 then the police got here,’ Castoire mentioned. ‘I requested a whole lot of questions after which I left dwelling to my new born child boy.’
First responders recovered the physique and pronounced the person useless on the scene.
A health worker was assigned to conduct an post-mortem to find out the reason for demise, the NYPD informed DailyMail.com.
New York Police Division personnel are seen above close to Harlem Meer in 2020
Castoire’s discover was the third time that an unidentified physique was present in Central Park in Septmeber 2020
The story was first reported by the New York Daily News.
That is the third time this month that the NYPD has launched an investigation into the demise of a person whose physique was present in Central Park.
September 18, 2020, first responders had been referred to as to the realm of West 109th Avenue and West Drive simply earlier than 2 am.
They discovered a 59-year-old man who was unconscious and unresponsive with no apparent indicators of harm, in accordance with the NYPD.
Emergency personnel pronounced the person useless on the scene.
On September 7, 2020 divers pulled a physique out of a pond in Central Park.
On September 7, 2020 divers pulled a physique out of a pond in Central Park. Police on web site with the recovered physique lined in tarp above
The physique belonged to an grownup male.
The stays had been taken out of the pond – which is on the entrance of 59th Avenue and Central Park West – at round 12:30 pm, an FDNY spokeswoman mentioned to DailyMail.com
Authorities retrieved the physique following studies of a possible drowning sufferer. The physique was found floating within the water.