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Police are reporting a body found floating in the water near Governor's Island Tuesday night.


Cops say the body is badly decomposed, but appears to be a light-skinned Hispanic male in his 30s with visible head trauma.


The body, as yet unidentified, has reportedly been removed from the water by Harbor Unit cops near Pier 6 at Brooklyn Bridge Park.


The Medical Examiner has reportedly been notified and will determine cause of death.


The investigation is ongoing, cops said.

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