RCMP on P.E.I. have ruled out foul play in connection with a body found Tuesday morning on the shore in Stratford beside the Hillsborough Bridge.

The body of the 63-year-old Stratford man was noticed by someone walking across the bridge.

An autopsy showed the cause of death was drowning. The man had not been reported as a missing person.

His name is not being released by request of his family.