Police: Park Death Was Accidental Drowning
A man found partially submerged late Tuesday night in a pond in Bushnell Park died from an accidental drowning.
That’s according to Hartford police.
Sixty-three-year-old Ben Melendez was found lying face down by two men on a rock skirt wall of the Bushnell Park Pond.
Melendez was transported to Hartford Hospital where he was pronounced dead