Spalding - Police Investigation Mystery Death

6 February 2017, 10:58 | Updated: 6 February 2017, 11:00

Lincolnshire Police

Spalding Police say they're investigating the death of a man, who was found in the River Welland just outside town, at Wykeham.

Officers were called at around 8.30am yesterday morning (Sunday 5th).

Police and the Fire Service attended and say they're currently treating the death as unexplained and, as yet, have not been able to identify the man.

A post mortem examination will be held to help establish the circumstances and cause of his death.

The man is described as 25 – 35 years old, 6 feet tall, with long strawberry blond hair in a ponytail and a goatee style beard.

If anyone has any information concerning the possible identity of the man, or the circumstances which led to him being in the River Welland, they are urged to contact Lincolnshire Police quoting Incident 87 of 5th February.