Body pulled from Connecticut River in Lyme identified as Meriden man

LYME — DEEP has confirmed that they have pulled the body of a Meriden man from the Connecticut River in Lyme.

DEEP said Edwin Andino, 42, of Meriden was found in the river near where officials were searching for  a man who went missing around 5:40 p.m. Sunday.

Department of Energy and Environmental Protection Spokesman Keith Williams said the man appeared to be having trouble in the water before he went missing.

DEEP said the Meriden man went missing near the area of the Hadlyme Ferry, which is right in front of Gillette Castle.