(NEW MILFORD,Conn./CBS Connecticut) – The body of a man was pulled from the Housatonic River in New Milford Tuesday afternoon.34 year old Xavier Puin of Brooklyn , New York had been swimming with his family then went under the water at about 2:30 and did not resurface. His body was recovered about 3 hours later.

New Milford Police and Fire Departments were assisted by a Search and Rescue crew from Newtown, a helicopter and the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection.

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