Body of a man found in Charlton river

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

The body of a man has been found by a member of the public in a river in the village of Charlton, near Hitchin.

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

Police were called to the River Hiz – off Charlton Road – at 3.51pm yesterday and are currently in attendance.

No identification has been made at this time.

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO

Police on the scene in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture

Police tape can be seen around the area in Charlton where a body was found over the weekend. Picture: DANNY LOO - Credit: Picture: DANNY LOO


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