Officials ID Man Pulled From Lake in Winchester

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The body of a 50-year-old Torrington man was pulled from a lake in Winchester on Tuesday morning.

The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection said the man has been identified as Phillip Blouin, 50, of Torrington.

DEEP Environmental Conservation Police said they were called to Winchester Lake after firefighters recovered a body near an overturned canoe.

Authorities said Blouin was reported missing to Winchester Police the night before and his vehicle was found near the Winchester Lake boat launch.

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner will determine the man's cause and manner of death.

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