Body pulled out of Schuylkill River

June 18, 2009 11:16:58 AM PDT
A body was pulled out of the Schuylkill River Thursday morning in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park.The discovery was made around 11:45 a.m. off MLK Drive near Sweetbriar Drive.

The police marine unit arrived to the scene and brought the body out of the water and took him to the medical examiner's office.

Police believe that the man is around 40 to 45 years old and is African-American.

No other details about the man's identity are available so far.

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