RCMP investigating after body of kayaker found

RCMP are investigating after the body of a kayaker was found in the waters near The Wolves, a group of islands between Blacks Harbour and Grand Manan. 

Police say they received a report that the man's body and the kayak had been located and brought on board a boat belonging to Cooke Aquaculture just before 7 a.m. Friday. 

The body was turned over to police and the coroner at the Blacks Harbour wharf. 

Police say they're working to determine the man's identity, while an autopsy is scheduled to determine the cause of death. 
 
The investigation is continuing.