Glasgow & West Scotland

Police investigate body found in Forth and Clyde Canal

Forth and Clyde canal Image copyright Google
Image caption The body was found near Bishopbriggs

Police are attempting to establish a man's cause of the death after his body was recovered from a canal.

The man, thought to be in his 40s, was pulled from the Forth and Clyde Canal at about 12:20 on Wednesday.

An area around the scene, near Bishopbriggs north of Glasgow, was cordoned off.

Officers said their inquiries into the circumstances of the death were "ongoing".

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