Body discovered in Restigouche River in Campbellton

Police are investigating after a woman walking a waterfront trail in Campbellton discovered a body in the Restigouche River on Thursday afternoon.

RCMP say the death isn't considered suspicious at this time.

An autopsy is being conducted to determine the person's identity and cause of death.

Mounties say it appears the man, who is believed to be in his 50s, hadn't been in the water more than a few hours.

(with files from the Acadie-Nouvelle)