NEVER MISS A STORY: GET THE PIX11 NEWS APP FOR IMPORTANT UPDATES

Missing 83-year-old found dead in Long Island

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

pix11

INWOOD, Long Island (PIX11) — The body of an 83-year-old man was found in the water on Long Island four days after he was reported missing, police said.

William Braxton, of Queens, was last seen leaving his home about noon on April 5. He was found Wednesday in a body of water about 11 miles southeast in the Inwood section of Long Island, NYPD said.

A cause of death has not yet been determined.