[WATCH] Police retrieve dead body from sea

An elderly man is found dead at sea in St Paul’s Bay with a noose around his neck, police excluding foul play

 The police retrieving the dead man's body in St Paul's bay. Photo by Ray Attard
The police retrieving the dead man's body in St Paul's bay. Photo by Ray Attard
Man found dead in St Paul's bay
Man found dead in St Paul's bay
Divers at the scene
Divers at the scene

An elderly man, thought to be over 90 years old, was today found dead in St Paul’s Bay.

The man’s body was retrieved by the police early this morning after the corpse was spotted at sea at il-Bajja tal-Ghazzenin.

Video is unavailable at this time.

The man was found with a noose tied around his neck however although investigations are yet to be concluded, the police are ruling out foul play.

Forensic and medical expert Mario Scerri was on site and will be carrying out the first examinations.

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