‘No suspicious circumstances’ surrounding canal tragedy

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Police Scotland has report that there are no suspicious circumstances after the body of a 74-year-old man was found in the Crinan Canal.

The tragic discovery was made at midday on Friday May 17 near Oakfield Bridge, known locally at Miller’s Bridge, just off the A83.

The man’s family have been informed, and a police spokesperson said: ‘There are no suspicious circumstances surrounding the death and a full report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.’