Police recover body of 20-year-old man in St. Lawrence River


IROQUOIS, Ont. -- Provincial police say divers discovered the body of an Ottawa man in the St. Lawrence River over the weekend.

OPP say they responded to a call Saturday afternoon at a marina in Iroquois, Ont., east of Brockville.

They say scuba divers discovered the body, and it was later recovered by police divers.

Police say the've identified the man as a 20-year-old from Ottawa, although they did not release his name.

They say a post-mortem will be conducted to determine the cause of death.

The Ontario coroner's office is also investigating.




This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 25, 2019