NEWPORT NEWS - It's been six days since a man's body was pulled from the water in Newport News. Police need your help to identify him.
He was found in the marsh at Peterson's Yacht Basin at 16th Street near Chesapeake Avenue shortly after 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 29. He was wearing a yellow Nike shirt, black pants and a gold belt, but he didn't have on any shoes.
The Medical Examiner has tentatively ruled the cause of death as drowning pending toxicology results, said police spokesman Lou Thurston.
He's black, around 5'10" tall, in his 40s or 50s and has a mustache.
Anyone with information that could help detectives identify him should call 757-928-4200 or Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.