Police: Gerald Langelier, 78, drowns in his backyard pool on Maple Lane in Southold

A man drowned yesterday in his backyard pool in Southold. Police say Gerald Langelier was found at the bottom of his pool on Maple Lane.

Gerald Langelier was found at the bottom of his pool on Maple Lane.

Gerald Langelier was found at the bottom of his pool on Maple Lane. (7/20/13)

SOUTHOLD - A man drowned yesterday in his backyard pool in Southold.

Police say Gerald Langelier was found at the bottom of his pool on Maple Lane. They say paramedics tried to revive the 78-year-old man, but were unable to.

According to Newsday, Langelier was a longtime priest at a large Catholic parish in Forest Hills, Queens.

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