Remains of Brooklyn man found in upstate NY 6 years after reported missing

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. — Authorities say the skeletal remains of a Brooklyn man reported missing six years ago have been found in upstate New York.

The Albany Times-Union reported late Friday that the remains were found in a wooded area near the Lake George Town Hall April 20.

The newspaper said the body was identified as Alexander Kuzmin. It said he was reported missing in May 2012 in a report to the New York City Police Department Missing Persons Unit. Kuzmin was 55 at the time.

Authorities said foul play was not suspected in his death.