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For Immediate Release
May 31, 2018
For more information contact:
Sergeant Joshua Dirth
(603) 227-2115

Drowning, Newfound Lake, Bristol

On Wednesday, May 30th at approximately 8:38 AM NH State Police - Marine Patrol was notified of an unresponsive male victim in the water on Newfound Lake in the area of Pasquaney Bay.

The victim, identified as 84 year old Lawrence Cross of Nashua, NH was discovered by a neighbor who located the victim's dog unattended. The same neighbor notified first responders to the scene.

The victim was recovered by first responders in shallow water where he was prounounced deceased at the scene. An autopsy was scheduled for May 31, 2018.

Foul play is not suspected and this incident has been ruled a drowning. Anyone who may have witnessed anything related to this event is encouraged to contact Sergeant Joshua Dirth at (603) 227-2115.

   
 
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