On Saturday, September 25 At 1.25 p.m. The Police were called by a member of the public who had found a body by the River Leen, near Main Street in Bulwell.
Officials confirmed that the body found was of a man after a heavy presence was spotted at the scene in Nottingham.
Nottinghamshire Police have said they are working hard to establish the circumstances around the man’s death, which is currently being treated as unexplained.
He has not yet been formally known or identified.
Detective Inspector Mark Shaw, from Nottinghamshire Police, said: “Officers responded to reports of this tragic sudden death.
“We are treating the man’s death as unexplained and are appealing to anyone who was in the vicinity of the River Leen in Bulwell around 7.30pm on Friday, 24 September to get in touch.
“Anyone with information should contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident 419 of 25 September 2021.”
The area has been cordoned off, with eyewitnesses saying that Wilko looked like it had been closed after the body was found.