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Death Of Man Pulled From Jefferson Twp. Pond Ruled Accidental

April 9, 2019

JEFFERSON TWP. — Authorities ruled the death of a Wayne County man, whose body was pulled from a small pond in the township, as accidental.

Shawn Venticinque, 24, was pulled from the water along Oak Lane Avenue by state police on Sunday.

Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland completed the autopsy today and ruled that the death was a result of drowning. State police in Dunmore and the district attorney continue to investigate, according to Rowland.

—DANIEL ROSLER