Police Identify Man Pulled From Susquehanna River
The body of a North East man was recovered from the Susquehanna River Sunday.
UPDATED (2:40 p.m.)—Havre de Grace police have identified the man whose body was recovered from the Susquehanna River.
The body of Robert Drake II, 24, of the unit block of Red Toad Road in North East, was found floating in the water near Jean S. Roberts Memorial Park around 8:24 a.m. Sunday, police said.
Police said the recovery came the same day that family members were filing a missing person report at the Havre de Grace police station. Drake was last seen in Havre de Grace around 11:30 p.m. on Friday, according to a Havre de Grace police news release.
Police said there is no evidence of foul play based upon the preliminary investigation. The medical examiner's office will investigate the cause of death.
The Susquehanna Hose Company and Maryland Department of Natural Resources handled the recovery, which was completed around 11 a.m. Sunday.
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NOTE: Havre de Grace police amended the name of the deceased from the initial report.