02/25/12 Body Found in New Castles Neshannock Creek
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Location: Neshannock Creek New Castle, Pennsylvania Lawrence County
02/25/12 Just after 9 o’clock this morning, emergency personnel were called after a body was discovered in the Neshannock Creek near the Mill Street bridge in New Castle. Deputy Coroner Richard Johnson told KDSTV than the man appeared to be in his fifties and could have been the water for as many as ten hours. Police are believed to know the identity of the man and we are waiting for release of that information. Johnson says that the drowning does not appear to be suspicious. It is not known if the man accidentally fell or jumped into the river.