SOUTH BEACH, Staten Island — A 42-year-old man who was found unconscious and unresponsive on a Staten Island beach early Sunday morning has died, police said.
Officers found John Riccardi Jr., a Brooklyn resident, on the shoreline off of Father Capodanno Boulevard around 5 a.m., an NYPD spokesperson said. He was rushed to the hospital but did not survive.
The medical examiner will determine Riccardi’s cause of death. Police have not made any arrests.
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