Body of 17-year-old boy pulled from Erie Canal

Raymond Kingdollar was pronounced dead on scene
Posted at 11:54 PM, Jun 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-15 08:20:29-04

The body of a 17-year-old boy has been pulled from the Erie Canal in Orleans County.

Sheriff's deputies say a civilian reported seeing a body in the water on Monday.  The body of Raymond L. Kingdollar was then recovered from the canal in the Town of Gaines.

Deputies say the teen was pronounced dead at the scene and was then taken to the Monroe County Medical Examiner's Office in Rochester. No cause of death has been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Orleans County Sheriff's Office at 585-589-5527.