Police called to Southdown in Harpenden following reports of a body in pond

A heavy police presence at Southdown Ponds after a body was found in the water.

A heavy police presence at Southdown Ponds after a body was found in the water. - Credit: Archant

Police are currently at Southdown Ponds in Harpenden which have been cordoned off following reports that the body of a man had been seen in the water.

Police have now confirmed that the body of a man has been recovered from Southdown Ponds in Harpenden.

They were called to the site shortly after 10am this morning ((21) after reports that the body of man had been seen in the water.

Investigations are ongoing as police seek to identify him but the death is being treated as non-suspicious.