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Man's body found in river

Police are investigating after a body was found in the River Tweed.

A man's body was seen floating in the River Tweed near St Boswell's at 11.30am on Thursday. Firefighters managed to retrieve the body from Mertoun Bridge at 2.30pm.

The man is understood to live locally and was in his 40s.

His death is being treated as unexplained.

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