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Man found dead in SI home; latest victim of storm

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The body of a 66-year-old man was found dead by police in the living room of his flooded Staten Island home Friday afternoon.

An autopsy was being conducted Saturday on David Maxwell who was discovered only after concerned neighbor asked police to check on his house.

The Maxwell's house was located on Mapleton Avenue close to the ocean in Midland Beach and friends say he was a Marine who served in Vietnam.

A medical examiner will determine the cause of death, but police say they believe Maxwell drowned.

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