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Sep 17, 2014 11:56 AMPublication: The Southampton Press

Police Investigating Death At Cold Spring Point Beach

Sep 18, 2014 12:24 PM

UPDATE: Wednesday, 5 p.m.

The body found at Cold Spring Point Beach this morning has been ruled a suicide, authorities confirmed Wednesday afternoon.

Police identified the body found at Cold Spring Point Beach as a man from Southampton, but have not released his name.

Southampton Town Police Detective Sergeant Lisa Costa said the death was a suicide. Detectives are still investigating the incident.


A body was found at Cold Spring Point Beach in Tuckahoe Wednesday morning.

Southampton Town Police at the scene confirmed they were investigating a death, but did not go into further detail. Authorities found one body and a silver pickup truck parked on the beach at the end of Cold Spring Point Road.

Police did not say whether the person was a male or female.

A police tow truck arrived at the beach around 11 a.m. to tow the pickup truck off the beach.

Detective Sergeant Lisa Costa was not immediately available for comment.

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Before sundown I think that the community is owed a police statement indicating if there is any chance that the public is at risk.
By TheTurtle (143), Southampton on Sep 17, 14 4:39 PM
Keep you head in the shell. If there was danger to the community they would have said so. Instead of a bit of sympathy it's all about you. Jerk!
By guest (68), Bridgehampton on Sep 17, 14 10:48 PM
So sad.
By oystercatcher (126), southampton on Sep 17, 14 6:47 PM
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Why hasn't there been any update on this story? Very strange.
By Sandshark (2), Southampton on Oct 3, 14 7:24 PM
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