IROQUOIS – Police responded to the Galop Canal Iroquois Landing Marina Sat., Nov. 23 following the report of a body being located by scuba divers.
Officers arrived just before 1 pm.
The OPP’s Underwater Search and Recovery Unit were then called, and the team recovered the body of a 20-year-old Ottawa man from the St. Lawrence River.
A post-mortem is underway.
The provincial police force’s forensic identification services and the office of the chief coroner continue to investigate, with assistance from the SD&G OPP Crime Unit.