Police confirm body discovered in Morrisburg was bridge jumper

Zandbergen photo, Nation Valley News

MORRISBURG — The SD&G OPP have officially confirmed the identity of a body found in the St. Lawrence River as the 25-year-old Brampton man who jumped from the Prescott-Ogdensburg International Bridge on Sept. 6.

Three days later, a civilian located a body more than 30 km downriver, near the Universal Terminals property, west of Morrisburg. The identity of the deceased, which is not being released out of respect to next of kin, was confirmed in a post-mortem examination.

 

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