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Police identify body found Wednesday in New Port Richey

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Published Oct. 11, 2018

NEW PORT RICHEY — Police have identified a man who was found dead Wednesday in the Pithlachascotee River.

The body of Randle Craige Graber, 60, of New Port Richey was found floating in the river near Grand Boulevard and Vermont Avenue, according to the New Port Richey Police Department. Officers received a call about the body on Wednesday. It was apparent that it had been submerged for an extended period of time, police said.

No evidence or indications of foul play were discovered by police. Graber's next of kin have been notified.

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