Man's body found in lake as three teenagers arrested on suspicion of murder

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Three teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in a lake.

Officers were called to Scotman's Flash in Wigan shortly before 2pm on Sunday.

The body of a man, named locally as Samson Price who is believed to be in his late teens, was discovered in the water.

Three men, aged 17, 18 and 19, were arrested over the death and remain in custody for questioning.

Police are at the scene and are trying to establish what happened.

Anyone with information should contact Greater Manchester Police on 0161 856 9908 quoting incident number of 1457 of 04/10/19. Reports can also be made anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.