Body found in Danvers pond

A body of an unidentified man was found Tuesday in Mill Pond in Danvers, according to Danvers police.

Police received a call at 12:37 p.m. about a possible body floating in the pond. Officers at the scene discovered a man’s body in the pond, and firefighters were able to retrieve the victim. The cause of death and the victim’s identity have not yet been determined, police said.

“We have checked the description of this individual against our internal missing person reports and various other local police department’s files but we have found no matches,’’ Danvers Chief of Police Patrick Ambrose said in a statement. “We are currently working with State Police detectives in broadening our search efforts to identify him. I am hopeful that we can quickly make the identification so we can get him back to his family.’’

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