Police probe after body find at Preston Docks

Police were investigating tonight after a man's body was pulled from the water at Preston Docks.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 29th March 2016, 3:17 pm
Updated Saturday, 2nd April 2016, 9:29 am
Body find at Preston Docks
Body find at Preston Docks

Officers were called to the docks this afternoon after the discovery of a body.

Police divers were on the scene recovering the corpse.

Police said the man was thought to be aged 59 and from Warton.

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His family has been informed and a file will be passed on to the coroner in due course.

No further details have been released but it is not thought there are any suspicious circumstances.