LATEST: Body part at Tetney is severed leg

POLICE are able to confirm the body part discovered at Tetney Lock on Thursday was a human leg, believed to be from a white male in his late teens or early 20s.

Indications are that the leg has been deposited into the water course at Tetney Lock and not washed into the channel from the sea.

Further enquiries are being conducted in the locality.

Anyone who has seen any suspicious vehicles or unusual activity in this area can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.