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Body found in River Medway in Maidstone

By KentOnline reporter

A body has been pulled from the River Medway in Maidstone.

Police confirmed they were called to the scene near St Peter’s Street at 3.50pm.

Officers are still at the scene along members of Kent Fire and Rescue Service.

Police conducting their enquiries
Police conducting their enquiries
A special police marine unit has been attending
A special police marine unit has been attending
Forensics officers have also been called
Forensics officers have also been called

A police spokesman said: "A body has since been removed from the water.

"Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances around the incident."

Police at the scene. Picture: John Wallman
Police at the scene. Picture: John Wallman

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