Man's body pulled from canal in Worksop

A man’s body has been recovered from the canal in Worksop, police have confirmed.

By Sophie Wills
Tuesday, 20th April 2021, 10:16 am

Officers were called to the scene, near Sandhill Street, and cordoned off part of the canal towpath shortly before 7am yesterday (Monday, April 19).

The man’s death is not currently believed to be suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.

His family have been made aware and are being given support at this difficult time.

Police were called to Sandhill Street near Chesterfield Canal.

Detective Inspector Stuart Temple, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: "Our thoughts are with this man's family and friends at this sad time.

"We are working hard to understand the full circumstances and officers are continuing with their enquiries.”

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