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Body found in Gaithersburg pond

A body was discovered Sunday afternoon in a pond in Gaithersburg, officials said.

Montgomery County Police said the body was reported shortly before 1 p.m. It was floating in what police described as “a little neighborhood pond in a park” in the 8500 block of Snouffer School Road near Montgomery County Airpark. No other details were immediately available.

J. Freedom du Lac is the editor of The Post's general assignment news desk. He was previously a Local enterprise reporter and, before that, the paper’s pop music critic.


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