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Man, 82, found dead in North Versailles swimming pool

Investigators are examining the body of a man whose wife found him dead in their North Versailles swimming pool.

Robert Bartell, 82, was swimming in the pool at his home on Walnut Avenue on Monday night, according to the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office. His wife went out to speak with him about 8:40 p.m. and found him at the bottom of the pool, the office said.

An autopsy is being conducted to learn how the man died.

Margaret Harding is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. She can be reached at 412-380-8519 or [email protected].


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