Body of missing person recovered from Winchester Lake, DEEP says

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WINCHESTER, Conn. (WTNH) — A body was recovered near an overturned canoe near the Winchester Lake Tuesday morning, according to the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP).

The person was reported missing to Winchester police Monday night, DEEP said. His vehicle was located near the boat launch at Winchester Lake.

The body was identified by DEEP as Phillip Blouin, 50, of Torrington Wednesday morning.

The cause and manner of death have not been determined at this time.

This is a developing story. Stay with WTNH.com and the News 8 app for the latest details regarding this investigation.

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