Dead body discovered in river
A MAN has been found dead in a river near Cowley Road, in Uxbridge, the Metropolitan Police has confirmed.
Officers were called to the scene outside Whitehall School, near Frays River, at around 7.53am on Tuesday January 3 after reports of a body in a river.
Police recovered the body of a man and Hillingdon CID is investigating and remained at the scene.
A post-mortem examination is due to be arranged in due course and no arrests have currently been made.
The death is being treating as unexplained.
A statement from the Met Police said: “Police were called to Cowley Road, Uxbridge, at 7.53am on Tuesday January 3 to reports of a body in a river.
“Officers attended and recovered the body of a man. The death is being treated as unexplained.
“Enquiries continue and no arrests have been made.”