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Body found near Pottahawk

OPP Marine Unit (Postmedia Network file photo)

OPP Marine Unit (Postmedia Network file photo)

Police are investigating after a body was found floating near Pottahawk Point on Monday. Just after 2 p.m. police were notified by a boater that a deceased body was in the water. Norfolk OPP and the Joint Rescue Coordination Centre (JRCC) located in Trenton responded. The Norfolk County OPP Marine Unit with the assistance of the Coast Guard attended the area and located the male. The OPP Forensic Identification Section is assisting with the investigation. A post-mortem is being conducted on Tuesday to determine the cause of death.