Police say the body of a woman has been recovered from the Kennet in Reading Town centre.
Officers were called at around 5.45am this morning (18/7) to reports of a woman in the water.
They attended the scene and entered the water and found that the woman was sadly deceased. At this stage the death is being treated as unexplained and enquiries are ongoing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident.
A scene watch is in place whilst enquiries are ongoing.