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Police ID woman found dead at Huntington Gorge

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RICHMOND, Vt. - Police in Richmond have identified the woman found dead in the Huntington Gorge Sunday. They say she is Connie Fordham, 52, of Washington, Vermont.

Her body was spotted floating in the water Sunday by witnesses in the area. Rescue crews recovered the body.

Fordham's mother called police after seeing the description of the victim on the news Sunday night.

Investigators concluded Fordham's death was likely a suicide, not an accidental drowning.

Police say Fordham was the 25th person to die at the Huntington Gorge, and the third known probable suicide.

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