Crime scene declared after body found in Vic creek

A MAN’s body has been found partially submerged in a suburban creek in northwest Victoria.

A passer-by made the grim discovery in the regional city of Bendigo just before 10am on Thursday.

It’s understood the body was found in Bendigo Creek, near where Oak Street meets MacKenzie Street.


A crime scene has been declared and cordoned off while police wait for rescue teams to extract the body.

It is not yet known whether the death is being treated as suspicious.

No further information was available at the time of writing.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.