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St. Petersburg Police identify man who drowned in Mirror Lake

Published May 2, 2016

ST. PETERSBURG — Police have identified the man who drowned in Mirror Lake early Sunday as Eric Lee Hall, 44.

Investigators said he had no known address.

A caller reported that Hall was "acting erratically" shortly before 9 a.m. Sunday when he went into the water along Seventh Street N, according to the St. Petersburg Police Department.

Officers and St. Petersburg Fire Department personnel arrived 10 minutes later and found the man under the water. Paramedics tried for about 20 minutes to revive him but were not able to. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further information was immediately available.

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