Emergency services at the scene on Wednesday morning
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'Complex' operation to recover canoeist's body from river

The body of a canoeist who got into difficulty in a river near Beddgelert in Snowdonia has been recovered by rescue crews.

Emergency services were called at 14:50 BST on Tuesday to a river at Aberglaslyn.

Formal identification is expected to take place later on Wednesday. Specialist police are supporting the man's family.

Ch Insp Mark Armstrong said the operation to recover the body had been complex.

  • 28 Sep 2016