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Body of man found in water identified

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11:06 CET+01:00
The body of a man found dead in the water near Kungälv in western Sweden has now been identified.

According to police, the body is almost certainly that of a Danish fisherman who disappeared in December when the boat he was travelling in capsized.

Police were notified of the death when a person discovered the body while walking on the beach.

Police in Gothenburg are classifying the death as an accident.

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