Derby

Body of man discovered in River Derwent in Derby

A man's body has been found in the River Derwent in Derby.

A Derbyshire Police spokeswoman said officers were searching the water after a 49-year-old man was reported missing.

She said the deceased man had not yet been identified and the death was being treated as unexplained. The body was found in the water near Meadow Road at about 13:45 GMT.

Officers have appealed to anyone who saw a group of men in the area at about 01:00 GMT to contact them.

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