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Deadly climb: The Albany County Sheriff’s Office and park police closed down an area of the John Boyd Thacher Park Friday morning after discovering the body of an East Greenbush man. Police said the man was wearing climbing gear and entered the park before it opened to make the illegal climb police and that a climbing anchor was improperly used, causing the victim to fall 120 feet. While the park is considering opening some areas for climbing by permit, it has not yet adopted any policy and climbing remains illegal.