RIDGEWOOD - (AP) - Police have recovered a man's body in the Hudson River and authorities are trying to determine if it's a New Jersey college student who jumped to his death after authoritiessay two classmates surreptitiously recorded him having sex with aman in his dorm room.
NYPD harbor officers recovered the body of a white man clad onlyin pants, wearing a watch and carrying no identification. The bodywas taken to the city medical examiner's office; authorities hopedto use the watch as identification.
Paul Mainardi, a lawyer for the 18-year-old's family, says TylerClementi killed himself last week.
Two Rutgers students have been charged with illegally recordingClementi having sex and broadcasting the images via an Internetchat program.
Statement from Rutgers University President