Body found near railroad tracks in Brunswick

Posted Dec. 23, 2011, at 1:05 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 27, 2012, at 2:09 p.m.

BRUNSWICK, Maine — The body of a man likely in his mid-40s was discovered Thursday afternoon along the railroad tracks between Bath Road and Route 1.

Brunswick police went to the tracks between Merrymeeting Plaza and Discount Tire on Bath Road at 12:14 p.m. after a man reported finding the body near a small campsite, Deputy Chief Marc Hagan of the Brunswick Police Department said today.

Police found no identification, Hagan said, but believe the man was probably in his 40s.

The death does not appear suspicious at this time, Hagan said. The body was taken to the Maine medical examiner’s office.

Hagan asked that anyone with information about anybody who was living near the tracks recently to call Brunswick police at 725-5521.

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