Body Recovered From Niagara River.
Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard announced today the team assembled to search for a missing swimmer in the east branch of the Niagara River recovered a male victim.
The victim was turned over to the medical examiner for an autopsy and proper identification.
Sheriff Howard wishes to thank all the agencies and personnel involved in this collaborative effort:
Grand Island Fire Company
New York State Police
City of Tonawanda Police Department
Buffalo Police Department
Town of Tonawanda fire agencies
Niagara County Sheriff’s Office
Niagara Frontier Search and Rescue
U.S. Coast Guard
U.S. Border Patrol
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