Investigation underway after a body is found in Silver Lake

An investigation is underway in Delaware after a body was found in a lake. 

Just after 1:00 PM Tuesday, the Dover Police Department responded to Silver Lake, at the rear of Lakeview Drive, for a body that was found in the water.

Police say that the subject was a black male. An autopsy is being conducted and a positive identification and cause of death are pending the medical examiner's report.

We will continue to provide updates as they become available.

This investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7130 or call Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333

Categories: Delaware, Local News