MPD identifies man pulled from Lake Mendota

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- Madison Police have identified the man pulled from Lake Mendota on Friday. They are not releasing his name yet. Officers say he's still hospitalized

Joel DeSpain, a spokesperson with the Madison Police Department, said police officers and Madison Fire Department crews responded to Lake Mendota near Lake Street around 6 a.m. Friday after someone spotted a body floating in the water.

DeSpain said the man was found alive, and he was transported to the hospital. He remains hospitalized. There are no signs of foul play.

He is described as a 20-25-year-old white man, 5’6” tall, weighs 130 pounds and has dark short hair that is a bit longer on top. He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt, white t-shirt, gray sweatpants, and tennis shoes that are gray, black, and red.

Anyone with information should call 911.