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Body recovered from Gloucester Docks

Emergency Services at the Victoria Basin Credit: Gloucestershire Live

An investigation is underway after a body was recovered from the water at Gloucester Docks.

Police, the fire service and ambulance service were despatched to the Victoria Basin following a call at 8.37am to say a body had been spotted in the water.

In a statement the Gloucestershire Police said:

"Police are at Gloucester Docks this morning following a call at 8.37am today, Saturday 12 October, that a body had been seen in the water.

Emergency services attended and a body was recovered from the water. Officers are at the early stages of an investigation to establish what took place.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police on 101 and reference incident 97 of October 12."