Police pull body from river outside Canberra

Posted November 12, 2017 09:54:27

ACT Police have found a body in the Murrumbidgee River outside of Canberra.

The discovery was made at Stromlo on Saturday afternoon, after police responded to a call from the public.

The body was found partially submerged in the river, which runs to the west of Canberra.

Police said it was too early to tell how the person died, and a post-mortem examination would be conducted.

Investigations into the death are continuing.

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