A 45-year-old Maine native was found dead in the Saugatuck River in Westport on Friday morning, according to police.
Annette L. White was originally of Maine but had been living in Westport, police said. She was discovered in the river just after 9 a.m. Friday. It’s not clear how she ended up in the water.
Police said a duck hunter who was kayaking on the river noticed the body and stayed until officers arrived.
The Chief Medical Examiner’s Office is working to determine the cause of death.
Police are actively investigating.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Westport police at 203-341-6000.