06/07/2013 08:49 BST

Body Found In North Sea Off Norfolk Coast

 North Norfolk coast
North Norfolk coast

A body has been found floating in the North Sea off the Norfolk coast.

The corpse of a man was found by a member of the public in the water shortly before 10.30am today, Norfolk Police said.

It was close to Coast Road in the village of Walcott, around 10 miles south-east of Cromer.

"The death is currently being treated as unexplained," a force spokesman said.

"Investigations continue and formal identification is still to take place."

The area where the body was found remains cordoned off, he said.