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Body discovered in the Canal du Midi

MidiLibre/Scoop, Nov 8

On Wednesday morning, a jogger made the macabre discovery of a body floating in the Canal du Midi near Béziers, Hérault.

The jogger alerted the police. Police and firefighters drained some of the water out so that the body could be removed. Police reported that the body was that of a male, recently deceased. No further details are available yet.

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