Body found in water identified as Iowa man

June 5, 2018

GROTON, Conn. (AP) — Police have identified the body found in the waters off Connecticut’s coast Wednesday.

The Groton Police Department announced Monday the name of the deceased is 66-year-old Kenneth Johnsen of Des Moines, Iowa.

Johnsen’s body was found in the Noank section of Groton around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Authorities say his death does not appear to be suspicious and is being treated as an untimely death.

The autopsy results are still pending.

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