DUMBO – A body discovered in the East River on Sunday, May 19 has been identified as a missing University at Albany SUNY student, according to reports.
Police discovered his body floating in the water in the vicinity of Adams Street and John Street in DUMBO at approximately 8:20am on May 19. There were no obvious signs of trauma, according to police. His death is not considered suspicious, the New York Post reports.
The University at Albany released a statement calling the death “heartbreaking,” according to the Post, adding, “We offer our deepest condolences to his family and friends.”