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Man pulled from Milwaukee River after two-hour search

Posted at 8:56 PM, Sep 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-22 12:30:05-04

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Fire Department confirms a body was pulled from the bottom of the Milwaukee river after a lengthy search Saturday night. The victim was an adult male, according to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner.

Milwaukee police and fire officials were on scene of a dive response along the Milwaukee river near Jackson and Erie Streets in Milwaukee's Third Ward.

Police say the call for a person in the water came in around 6:30p.m. Saturday.

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