Navy divers recover sailor's body at Norfolk base

By JEFF SHELER | The Virginian-Pilot | Published: July 6, 2013

Navy divers recovered the body of a sailor assigned to the submarine Boise who apparently fell overboard at Norfolk Naval Station shortly before noon today.

A Navy spokeswoman said the sailor’s identity was being withheld pending notification of relatives.

An investigation was under way and no other details were immediately available, said Cmdr. Monica Rousselow, public affairs officer for the Navy’s Submarine Forces Atlantic.

No other information was available.


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