Police were called just before 12.50pm yesterday [Wednesday 28 December 2016] after reports of a body of a man being found in the canal on The Quay, Exeter.
The body is male, thought to be in his 60s but he has not yet been formally identified. Enquiries are underway to identify the man. Police are not treating this death as suspicious.
A police cordon was set up yesterday whilst the body was recovered, assisted by the police dive team.
If anyone has any information about this incident police would like to hear from them. Please email [email protected] or call 101 quoting 0289 281216.
Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Source:: Devon and Cornwall Police News