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Man's death "not suspicious" after body found in canal

Police investigating how a man ended up in the canal in the early hours of yesterday morning now believe no-one else was involved.

Police investigating how a man ended up in the canal in the early hours of yesterday morning now believe no-one else was involved.

Police were called to the canal near Store Street and Great Ancoats Street yesterday following reports of a body.

Emergency services attended and found the body of a man, believed to be in his 30s.

Detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death and now believe it is not suspicious.

Police investigate discovery of body in canal

A police officer stands near the scene of where the body was found Credit: Steve Brookes ITV Granada

A body has been found in a canal in Manchester city centre.

Police were called to the canal near Store Street and Great Ancoats Street this morning following reports of a body.

Officers attended and found the body of a man, believed to be in his 30s.

An investigation into the circumstances surrounding his death has been launched and enquiries are ongoing.

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