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Officials ID body found in Schuylkill River near Baer Park

READING, Pa. - Officials say they have identified a man's body that was found in the Schuylkill River.

They say kayakers found the man's body in the river, near Baer Park, on Saturday.

Police say the man was 66-year-old old Dawud Abdur-Rahman of Reading.

Police say he went in the river sometime around 1 p.m.

An autopsy is complete but police say they are awaiting more test results to determine how the man died.

They say it could take about six weeks for the toxicology results and autopsy report to come back. 


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