Body of missing Waterford man recovered from Erie Canal

Saratoga County

WATERFORD, N.Y. (NEWS10) — The Waterford Police Department is reporting that they found the body Michael Cassella, an 80-year-old with dementia who was first reported missing on Tuesday.

Waterford police worked with the state police Aviation Unit and Dive Team. Police say they recovered the body at about 1:43 p.m in the area of Erie Canal Lock 3.

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