Body found floating in Longmont pond

Law enforcement in Longmont say they're working to identify a body found today in the Golden Ponds Nature Area.

LONGMONT - Investigators are have identified the man whose body was found floating in a pond in a Longmont natural area Wednesday evening.

The man was identified as Aravind Elangovan, a 19-year-old from Longmont.

Elangovan was previously reported missing in the beginning of April, and the police then noted that he suffered from mental conditions.

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Longmont Police say someone visiting Golden Ponds Nature Area spotted the body at around 6 p.m.

They say the body was found in the easternmost pond around 10 feet from the southeast shoreline. Authorities said it’s too early to determine if foul play was involved.

Officers searched for more evidence about why the man was in the area Thursday morning.

The cause and manner of death is still under investigation.

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