Thursday, May 26, 2016

SP Olean- Elderly man found deceased in Allegany River

On May 25, 2016 at 12:25 p.m., the body of Robert L. Granger Sr., 83 of Allegany, NY was found in the Allegany River behind St. Bonaventure University.
Granger was believed to be on a bicycle ride when he rested at a nearby park bench.  Granger had fallen down an embankment entering the Allegany River and was located a short time later.  Investigation reveals that foul play is not a factor.  An autopsy is being done to determine the cause of death.
This is an ongoing investigation.