DEATH INVESTIGATION IN AREA OF 302 CONGRESS STREET

At about 8:20pm, on Tuesday, May 24, 2011, members of the Boston Fire and Boston Police Harbor Units responded to a call for a report of a body in the water in the area of 302 Congress Street. Members from the Boston Fire Department's Harbor Unit entered the water and recovered the body of a male victim believed to be in his early forties. Cause and manner of death remain under investigation. However, preliminary investigation indicates no visible signs of trauma. The Office of Media Relations will update this incident as additional information becomes available.