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2 People Found Dead in Merrimack River: Lowell Police

Lowell Police are investigating the deaths as an apparent drowning

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    2 People Found Dead in Merrimack River: Lowell Police

    Two people were found dead in the Merrimack River from apparent drowning early Saturday morning, authorities said.

    A fisherman in Lowell discovered a male body around 6:30 a.m. near Aiken Street behind LeLacheur Park, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan.

    When they arrived, Lowell Police also found the body of a woman in the same area.

    Both people were found fully clothed with no apparent signs of trauma, Lowell police said. They have not yet been identified.

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    The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has taken custody of the bodies to determine the cause of death.

    The investigation is ongoing.


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