Guelph police identify man who was pulled out from Speed River

Guelph police have identified 50-year-old Marc Robinette as the man who died after he was pulled out of the Speed River on Saturday. Global News / File

Guelph police have identified a man who died over the weekend after being pulled from the Speed River as 50-year-old Marc Louis Robinette.

Police said emergency crews were called to the area of Wellington and Arthur at around 10 p.m. on Saturday for reports of a man in the water.

Robinette was pronounced dead at a hospital after he was pulled out of the water.

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Police are now looking for witnesses who may have been in the area.

Anyone with information is asked to call the lead investigator at 519-824-1212 ext. 7248.

Anonymous tips can be left with Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.


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