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Three teenagers arrested for murder after a man's body was found in the lake in Wigan



Three teenagers, aged 17, 18 and 19, are arrested for murder after a man's body is found in the lake in Wigan

Three teenagers were arrested on suspicion of murder after the body of another teen was found in a lake in Wigan.

Police were called to Scotsman & # 39; s Flash, a lake in the area, at around 2pm on Sunday for "reports of concern for a man's welfare".

There they found the body of a young man in the water. It is believed that he was a teenager in his late teens.

An investigation into his death has been launched.

Three teenagers aged 17, 18 and 19 were arrested on suspicion of murder.

A GMP statement added: “The investigation is still in its infancy and the officers will remain on the spot while the investigation continues.

"Officers are open when the circumstances of the man's death are established."

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