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Missing man, 85, found dead in canal in Woodland Park, NJ

Posted at 4:47 PM, Jan 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-14 16:47:53-05

WOODLAND PARK, N.J. — The body of an 85-year-old man who was reported missing was found in Morris Canal near a walking path in Woodland Park.

Thomas Kozell was reported missing about 7 p.m. on Thursday, police said Saturday. His body was found in the water near a walking path between Browertown Road and Mt. Pleasant Avenue.

Kozell’s death does not appear to be suspicious, police said. The investigation is ongoing.