Update on body found at Walton Dam

Police say there are 'no suspicious circumstances' surrounding the discovery of a body in Walton Dam.

Monday, 17th July 2017, 5:49 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:55 am
Police incident.
Police incident.

The body of a man was found at the location on Saturday night with emergency services arriving at the scene around 7pm.

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Unconfirmed reports suggest the body was found by a group of children.

A spokesman for Derbyshire Police said: “We don’t believe there to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding the discovery of the body in Walton Dam.”

We have also contacted the Derbyshire Air Ambulance, who landed in a nearby field, for comment.