Divers pull man's body from pond in New York City's Central Park

Divers pulled a body out of a pond in Central Park on Labor Day afternoon, officials say.
The body belonged to an adult male who has not yet been identified. 
The remains were taken out of the pond - which is at the entrance of 59th avenue and Central Park West - at around 12.30pm, an FDNY spokeswoman said.
Authorities retrieved the body following reports of a potential drowning victim. The body was discovered floating in the water. 
Divers pulled a body out of a pond in Central Park on Labor Day afternoon, officials say. Police on site with the recovered body covered in tarp above
Divers pulled a body out of a pond in Central Park on Labor Day afternoon, officials say. Police on site with the recovered body covered in tarp above
The human remains were taken out of the pond around 12.30pm in the park at the entrance of 59th avenue and Central Park West, an FDNY spokeswoman said
The human remains were taken out of the pond around 12.30pm in the park at the entrance of 59th avenue and Central Park West, an FDNY spokeswoman said
The body belonged to an adult male who has not been identified yet
The body belonged to an adult male who has not been identified yet
Police received a 911 call at 12.27pm about the body in the pond
Police received a 911 call at 12.27pm about the body in the pond
The Central Park Pond, sometimes referred to as Swan Lake, is in the southeast corner of the park near The Plaza Hotel
The Central Park Pond, sometimes referred to as Swan Lake, is in the southeast corner of the park near The Plaza Hotel
Police on scene in Central Park after body discovered in pond
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Emergency medical services pronounced the man dead on the scene.
The medical examiner’s office is working to determine the cause of death.
Users of the mobile app Citizen shared videos of divers lowering a body board into the water and what appeared to be the corpse was covered in tarp. 

Officers pictured putting up crime scene tape near the site of the body discovery
Officers pictured putting up crime scene tape near the site of the body discovery
Firefighters responded to the report to retrieve the body. The medical examiner’s office is working to determine the cause of death
Firefighters responded to the report to retrieve the body. The medical examiner’s office is working to determine the cause of death
Officials offered no details about the man's identity
Officials offered no details about the man's identity
Police pictured blocking the path to the park
Police pictured blocking the path to the park
It's not clear how or when the body ended up in the water. 
The Central Park Pond is sometimes referred to as Swan Lake and is in the southeast corner of the park near The Plaza Hotel.
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