Angela Fortuna-Hodges

Body Found in Marsh in New Haven

A person spotted a body while walking their dog in New Haven on Saturday, police said.

The victim was a 67-year-old woman, according to police. There were no obvious signs of trauma on the body.

Police said the body of the woman was located in a low tide marsh adjacent to Quinnipiac Avenue near East Grand Avenue.

The cause of death is unknown pending an autopsy, according to police.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call the New Haven Police Department Detective Bureau at 203-946-6304.

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