PORT DEPOSIT, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police are investigating the death of a man who was found slumped over a log in the Susquehanna River near Port Deposit.
A kayaker found Rene Reyes Carranza, 48, of Street, Maryland, on Tuesday morning slumped over a log on the Cecil County side of the river, just off Route 222.READ MORE: Growing Number Of Covid Deaths Among Vaccinated In Maryland Linked to Diabetes; Hogan Pushes Booster Shots As State Prepares To Vaccinate Children
Troopers made contact with the kayaker at 9:30 a.m. and saw Carranza’s body was partially in the water and slumped over the log, which was completely submerged near an embankment.
Investigators found no signs of obvious trauma on Carranza’s body, and there was no indication of violence or foul play in the area where he was found, police said.READ MORE: At Least 10 People Shot, 1 Killed, Over The Weekend In Baltimore
His body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for any autopsy.
Police are looking for Carranza’s vehicle, a 2006 black Honda Ridgeline with Maryland tags.MORE NEWS: 'It's Very Inappropriate': Cell Phone Video Captures Sex Act In Woodlawn High School Class
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Maryland State Police’s North East Barrack at 410-996-7800. Callers may remain anonymous.