Police find body of Jamestown man reported missing under suspicious circumstances

Posted at 5:08 PM, May 22, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-22 17:08:46-04

Police in Jamestown said a body pulled from the Chadakoin River Tuesday afternoon is believed to be that of a man reported missing under suspicious circumstances.

Sean Carpenter, 35, was last seen walking down East Pine Street towards 1st Street at 1:45 a.m. on April 11. He was reportedly heading home, but never made it.

Officers found the body around 1:40 p.m. Tuesday off Harrison Street. Police said an autopsy is set for Wednesday morning at Erie County Medical Center in Buffalo.

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