The Haven : a young man of 27 years found dead in a pool

Le Havre : un jeune homme de 27 ans retrouvé mort dans un bassin

The body without life of a young man, aged 27, was found in a basin in the city centre of le Havre, Seine-Maritime.

The macabre discovery was made on Tuesday, the 1st January, at about noon.

The gendarmes arrived on the scene, have recovered the corpse.

The victim was carrying a backpack, which has allowed investigators to identify it.

Accidental falls, suicide or criminal act ? An autopsy could be performed in the coming days.