Police recover dead man’s body from Royal Albert Dock

Police recovered a body from the Royal Docks in Newham Picture: PA/Nick Ansell

Police recovered a body from the Royal Docks in Newham Picture: PA/Nick Ansell - Credit: PA Archive/PA Images

Police have recovered a body from the Royal Albert Dock.

Officers were called at 8.10am on Friday, July 28, and found the dead body of a man in the water.

Police believe they know the identity of the deceased, who is believed to be a man in his 20s.

His next of kin have not yet been informed and the death is being treated as unexplained.

Enquiries continue and a formal identification awaits.


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