GRIM NEWS: Police found the body of a man in the Providence River thought to be that of missing Brown University student Sunil Tripathi, who was wrongly accused of being one of the Boston Marathon bombers. Sunil Tripathi has been missing since mid-March.
The body was discovered Tuesday evening near the Wyndham Garden Providence Hotel, by the coach of the Brown University crew team during practice. It is not yet known when the person died. The hotel is a little more than a mile from Sunil Tripathi’s apartment, located on Agnell Street, where he was last seen March 16. He had left his wallet and cell phone behind in his apartment.