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Body found near Governor's Island: cops

A badly decomposed body was pulled from the water at Brooklyn Bridge Park Monday night, cops said.

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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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