'Partially decomposed' man found dead in Central Park lake: source

A man's body was recovered in a Central Park lake Friday afternoon.
A man's body was recovered in a Central Park lake Friday afternoon. Photo credit Getty Images

NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — A man's body was discovered in a Central Park lake on Friday afternoon, police said.

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The victim, who was in his 20s and fully dressed, was found by a Central Park Conservancy worker around 2:05 p.m. at a lake near West 79th Street.

A source told 1010 WINS that the man, who has yet to be identified, was found "partially decomposed."

It was not immediately clear how how he ended up in the water.

The city's medical examiner's office will determine his cause of death.

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