Missing man found dead by river

By Chelsea Bishop

Credit: MGN Online

Missing man found dead by river

November 1, 2013 Updated Nov 1, 2013 at 9:03 AM EDT

Owego, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man who went missing is found dead by search teams along the Susquehanna River.

The Owego Police Department was notified around 5:30 p.m. Thursday that 64-year-old Anthony W. Smith was missing. Smith lived on Academy Street in the Village of Owego.

According to police reports, Smith was last seen around 11 a.m. Thursday.

Search teams found Smith dead along the Susquehanna River bank in Draper Park near the Court Street Bridge at 8 p.m.

The Owego Fire Department and the Tioga County Bureau of Fire Search and Rescue Team assisted.

Police are continuing their investigation.

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