Fisherman discovers body in Calgary's Bow River

Calgary police are investigating after a fisherman spotted a dead body in the Bow River Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called to the banks of the river near Inglewood Wednesday afternoon

The Calgary police Homicide Unit is investigating after a body was discoved in the Bow River. (CBC)

Calgary police are investigating after a fisherman spotted a dead body in the Bow River Wednesday afternoon.

Police were called to the banks of the river near Inglewood around 12:30 p.m. MT.

The Homicide Unit will lead the investigation, as is standard procedure in such situations.

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.