Body Found Off Pottahawk Point

OPP Marine Unit ( file photo)

Norfolk OPP are investigating after a body was found in Lake Erie near Pottahawk Point.

Police were called just after 2pm Monday when a boater found the body in the water. The Norfolk County OPP Marine Unit, with help from the Coast Guard, responded to the scene and recovered the body of a male.

An autopsy was to be done on Tuesday to determine the cause of death.

Police say the investigation is still in its early stages.