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Body found in a stretch of the canal near Swarkestone

Posted on 23rd May 2017

We are at a stretch of the canal near Swarkestone today after a member of the public discovered a body in the water.

Our officers were called to the canal between Deepdale Bridge and Barrow Bridge at around 10.15am today.

This stretch of the navigation has been closed, as have surrounding roads, while we investigate.

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