Deputies identify Irondequoit Bay drowning victim

Updated: August 04, 2020 01:19 PM
Created: August 04, 2020 09:48 AM

WEBSTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Deputies identified the man whose body was pulled from Irondequoit Bay Sunday night.


The Monroe County Sheriff's Office identified the man as 49-year-old Santo Baez of Rochester.

Deputies say Baez was on a pontoon boat with his family when he jumped into the water for a swim around 2 p.m. on Sunday, but he never resurfaced.

Deputies recovered his body around 8 p.m. Sunday. 

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