Man found dead at Sparks Marina identified

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SPARKS, Nev. (KOLO) - UPDATE: The Washoe County Regional Medical Examiner's Office has identified the man found dead at the Sparks Marina as Peter Wehrlin, 69, of Reno.

The cause of death is still pending.

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ORIGINAL STORY: Sparks Police and Fire are investigating after a man's body was found in the Sparks Marina. A person passing by found the body around 6:30 Tuesday morning and called 911.

Police say the 69-year-old Reno man was carrying his identification, but his name has not been released pending notification of next of kin.

Investigators say at this time it is not considered a crime scene and it appears to be an accidental death.

This is a developing story and we will update this story as we receive more information.

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