Body in River Lea: Police launch probe after man found dead in Hackney Wick
PUBLISHED: 16:22 01 June 2016 | UPDATED: 12:19 02 June 2016
A body was found floating in the River Lea near Wallis Road, Hackney Wick, this morning.
Police were called to the find just after 11am.
They recovered the body of a man from the water.
Officers from Tower Hamlets are investigating, and say they have yet to establish how the man died or trace his next of kin.