Man found drowned in Serpentine

A man in his 20s is feared to have drowned after jumping into the Serpentine yesterday afternoon.

Police find body of man in his 20s in Serpentine

Police searching for man who went missing in the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park have recovered a body.

Police tape around the boating lake today Credit: ITN

At 16:43, police were called to a person in the water in the Serpentine **in Hyde Park. At approximately 11:50 today, officers from the Met's Marine Policing Unit recovered the body from the lake.

A police officer at the scene Credit: ITN

Officers believe they know the identity of the man, who is in his 20s, but formal identification is yet to take place.

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