Chief Richard D. Howe
20 Westford Road
Tyngsborough, MA 01879
For Immediate Release
Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016
Contact: John Guilfoil
Email: [email protected]
Tyngsborough Police Recover Body from Merrimack River
TYNGSBOROUGH — Chief Richard D. Howe reports that the Tyngsborough Police Department, with assistance from the Tyngsborough Fire Department, recovered the body of a young male from the Merrimack River this afternoon.
At 11:40 a.m., police received a call from the Massachusetts State Police Air Wing that they had spotted a body in the river. State Police were assisting the Nashua, N.H. Police Department, which was conducting a search of the river for a missing person.
Tyngsborough Police and Fire arrived on scene and were able to recover the body around 12:20 p.m.
This incident is actively under investigation by multiple agencies at this time. No additional information is available.