- Associated Press - Monday, June 22, 2015

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) - Police have identified a Middletown man who apparently drowned while scuba diving in Newport Harbor.

WPRI-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1CoQyY7 ) police identified the 58-year-old man as Mark Gruchy.

Police have said Gruchy was scuba diving Sunday with a friend.

He was found floating in the water off Fort Adams and Brenton Cove after 7 p.m.

Police say the death does not appear suspicious, but that they are awaiting the ruling of the medical examiner.

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Information from: WPRI-TV, https://www.wpri.com


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