Coroner: Man found in Susquehanna River may have been dead for weeks

NEW CUMBERLAND, Pa. (WHTM) – The York County coroner says a man may have been dead for weeks before his body found along the bank of the Susquehanna River.

The body was found by a fisherman south of the turnpike bridge in Fairview Township just before 11 a.m. Saturday.

Coroner Pamela Gay says the man appeared to have been dead for some time, perhaps weeks.

The man has not yet been identified, and there’s no indication as to how he died.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday morning in Allentown.

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