Body found near river in southeast Calgary

Calgary police are investigating after a body was found near the Bow River.

The circumstances of the death are unknown

(David Bell/CBC)

Calgary police are investigating after a body was found near the Bow River.

Police said at approximately 2 p.m. Sunday, they responded to an area near the intersection of Heritage Meadows Way and Heritage Meadows Road S.E. after reports that a body had been found.

The intersection is near Deerfoot Meadows shopping complex, and there are recreational walking and bike paths that run along the river.

The body was found near the intersection of Heritage Meadows Way and Heritage Meadows Road in southeast Calgary on Sunday. (Google Maps)

The circumstances of the death are unknown and CPS said the investigation is ongoing.

Police said officers were no longer investigating on the scene as of 7:30 p.m.

CPS are asking anyone with information to call the non-emergency line at 403-266-1234.