DUBUQUE, Iowa — Authorities have released the name of a man whose body was pulled from the Mississippi River by bystanders in Dubuque.
He was identified as 54-year-old Francis Cheety of Dubuque.
The incident occurred at Miller Riverview Park around 3:30 p.m. Saturday. The bystanders tried to revive him, but Cheety was pronounced dead later at a Dubuque hospital.
Police don't suspect a crime was involved in Cheety's death. An autopsy was scheduled.
Copyright 2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.