Doubts about drowning

Published: Wednesday, 10 November 2010

THERE are doubts about the drowning of a man found in a Birmingham city centre waterway.

Tests are now being carried out on body of man found in the Worcester & Birmingham Canal in the city centre, that was discovered on Sunday (7th November).

Police are treating the death as unexplained, though the body has now been identified. It was ascertained that the body, of a man in his 40's, had been in the water some time.