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Gores Landing man pulled from Rice Lake identified

Northumberland OPP say the body of a Gores Landing man was recovered from Rice Lake on Sept. 11.
Northumberland OPP say the body of a Gores Landing man was recovered from Rice Lake on Sept. 11. Pete Fisher/Special to CHEX News

Northumberland OPP say no foul play is suspected in the death of a man whose body was recovered from Rice Lake last week.

Around 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 11, officers were called to an area along Rice Lake Drive, just east of Gores Landing in Hamilton Township, for reports of a man’s body in the water. The area is about 22 kilometres north of Cobourg.

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Officers found the man deceased in the water near the shoreline. A post-mortem examination was conducted in Kingston on Sept. 12.

No other details have been provided.

On Monday, police identified the victim as Kenneth Selvig, 64, of Gores Landing.

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