MISSING PERSON IDENTIFIED
At about 7:56am, on Tuesday, March 8, 2011, officers from Area A-7 (East Boston) as well as members of the Boston Police Harbor Unit responded to a radio call for a body found on the shoreline in the area of 498 Meridian Street. On arrival, officers located and recovered the body of a white male. The victim was pronounced on the scene. The victim has since been identified as David Mark, 24, of New York.
Preliminary investigation indicates that the victim suffered from no obvious signs of trauma. At this time, detectives are awaiting autopsy results from the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.
The family of David Mark would like to thank all those (law enforcement and non-law enforcement alike) who participated in the search for their loved one.