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Hamilton man found dead, floating in East Mountain swimming pool

A Hamilton man was found dead, floating in a residential pool on Tuesday evening on the East Mountain. A coroner's investigation is underway.

Emergency services responded to a call around 9:00 p.m. Tuesday evening

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On Tuesday evening, on the East Mountain, a Hamilton man was found dead, floating in a residential pool. 

Hamilton Police and Fire services say they were called to a Sherwood Rise residence, in the area of Upper Ottawa and Brucedale, shortly after 9:00 p.m. Tuesday night.

They found a man without vital signs floating in the pool. Hamilton Fire services said when their officers arrived at the scene, the man was already at the poolside being attended to by police and EMS workers.

No further details are available at this time, except that a coroner's investigation into a sudden death is underway.