26 December 2017

Tragedy strikes on Christmas day as man drowns in Lake Ginninderra

| Ruwendi Wakwella
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An investigation has commenced following the death of a man in Lake Ginninderra in Belconnen yesterday (25 December).

ACT Policing responded to reports of a male drowning in the lake at about 3:40 pm yesterday. Police attended however were unable to revive the man.

No suspicious circumstances are suspected at this point, however, Police say a post-mortem will be conducted as part of the investigation.

Police are also requesting anyone with any information surrounding this incident to assist in the investigation by calling 131 444, or by contacting Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference number 6214830. Information can be provided anonymously.

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