Update: Stratford Police Lt. Frank Eannotti said Monday afternoon that the woman found on the beach was an unidentified white female approximately 30 to 50 years old. The investigation is ongoing, he said.
A woman’s body was found at the Stratford Seawall on Monday and Stratford Police are investigating what happened.
Police and Stratford EMS crews responded to the Seawall just after 9 a.m Monday morning. Lt. Frank Eannotti told reporters that there are no active missing persons reports in Stratford.
Stratford Police are on the beach wearing gloves and combing the area. The Stratford Police marine unit is set up just off the seawall. A Bridgeport Police detective is assisting in the investigation.
Due to the investigation, Beach Drive is closed from First Avenue to West Hillside Avenue.
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