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Police identify man pulled from river as Fargo man

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FARGO - Police here say the body of a man recovered from the Red River on Thursday has been identified as 37-year-old Brian Patrick Habiger of Fargo.


Habiger was reported missing to the West Fargo Police Department by concerned family members Thursday evening, according to a news release from Fargo Police Sgt. Joe Anderson.

An autopsy completed by the state medical examiner's office in Bismarck determined the preliminary cause of death to be drowning, the release stated.

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