A woman’s body was spotted and recovered near the 58th Street Pier this morning.
According to authorities, at around 8:45 a.m. on Thursday, November 1, the female body was found in the water at the Bay Ridge channel and was removed to Pier 4 at 58th Street and First Avenue. The woman was fully clothed.
Her ID is pending family identification.
A police source added that someone taking the ferry to 58th Street saw her floating and called 911. She was described by the source as a female Asian in her 40s. She didn’t have identification on her and only had a set of keys.
The medical examiner will determined the cause of death and the investigation is ongoing.