Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Online

July 17, 2013

LPD searching for possible suicide victim

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal

Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — Lockport police are investigating a possible suicide in the Erie Canal.

Few details have been released, but police responded Wednesday morning to the area behind 77 Main St. and a search is continuing.

A K-9 unit dog tracked someone to the side of the canal. Lockport Police launched their boat and are sweeping the canal bottom in an effort to locate a body.