Body recovered in Amsterdam canal
A passer-by spotted the body while walking along a canal in Amsterdam west.Amsterdam – Divers from the Amsterdam fire brigade recovered a body from one of the city canals on Tuesday, reports nu.nl.
A passer-by spotted the body while walking along a canal near Postjeskade in Amsterdam west.
Police have yet to determine to identify the body although Amsterdam local TV station, AT5, reports it was the body of a male.
Dozens of bodies are fished out of the Amsterdam canals yearly due to people falling into the water and drowning.
It is believed someone may have fallen from a boat and drowned in this case.
Local authorities will perform an autopsy on the body on Wednesday to determine the cause of his death.
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