A body was found in a wooded area near Beebe Lake on Monday. The body was located at the northeast end of the lake at approximately 9:00 p.m.
The Cornell Police, Cayuga Heights Fire Department, and the fire and police departments from Ithaca responded to the report.
“The medical examiner of Tompkins County said that it is a suicide,” Linda Grace-Kobas, Cornell News Service, said.
The person is identified as Timothy Lewis Keery, 45, a resident of Ithaca. He was not associated with Cornell.
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