ENFIELD, Conn. (WTNH) – Enfield and state police are conducting a dive search of Freshwater Pond in connection to a recent homicide on the Enfield town green, according to officials.

Freshwater Pond has been temporarily drained to a level where divers can search the pond bed with metal detectors, police said.

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Officials said when the search is complete the department of public works will close the dam, and the pond should refill a few days thereafter.

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