Man's body recovered from Crown Lakes near Peterborough

A man's body has been recovered from Crown Lakes near Peterborough following a search by police divers.

Sunday, 1st July 2018, 5:57 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 4:58 pm
Police at Crown Lakes today. Photo: Terry Harris

Police were called at 3pm on Saturday, June 30, after a man in his 30s, who was swimming in a lake at Crown Lakes between Yaxley and Farcet was reported to have disappeared.

Multiple police and fire units including the force helicopter and the air ambulance were called to the scene.

Specialist divers were called in to help with the search.

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Police at Crown Lakes today. Photo: Terry Harris

Crown Lakes was cordoned off and the public were asked to avoid the area.

Police today, Sunday, confirmed a man's body has been recovered from the water.

His death is not being treated as suspicious and the case will be passed to the coronor.

Police at Crown Lakes today. Photo: Terry Harris
Crown Lakes today. Photo: Terry Harris