Body Found In Canal

8 April 2013, 11:15

A police investigation's been started after a man's body was found in the Grand Union Canal in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire.

Police were called to the tow path on the morning of Sunday 7 April 2013 by a member of the public who reported seeing a body in the water.

Detectives are working to identify the man.  His death isn't thought to be suspicious.

A post-mortem was due to be held on Monday 8 April.  Police said the identity of the dead man would not be released until the inquest into the death is opened and his identity has been confirmed.

Anyone with information about the man is asked to contact Bedfordshire Police on 101.