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Body Found In Hudson River Is Missing Man, Report Says

Raymond Ortiz had been missing for three weeks.
Raymond Ortiz had been missing for three weeks. Photo Credit: New York Division of Criminal Justice

The family of a man who has been missing say police have confirmed that the body found floating in the Hudson River on Friday, Oct. 21, is their loved one, according to News12.

Raymond Ortiz, 57, who was mentally-disabled , disappeared from the area three weeks ago. He was last seen leaving St. Joseph's Medical Center in Yonkers.

His body was pulled from the Hudson River next to Water Grant and Van Der Dock streets in Yonkers, said News12.

Family members said the dental records they provided to authorities of Ortiz's matched those of the man found in the river, added News12.

Yonkers police have not confirmed the identification of the man found.

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