Behchokǫ̀ RCMP in the Northwest Territories say they've recovered the body of a 29-year-old man, who is believed to have drowned sometime on Saturday.
Police were called to the Frank Channel bridge on Saturday at about 4:30 p.m. after a report that a man had gone into the water.
A major search effort was undertaken using an RCMP boat, a helicopter, and volunteers combing the shoreline.
The man's body was found shortly after midnight on Sunday. RCMP have not identified him.
"Behchoko RCMP are now assisting the NWT Coroner Services with a Coroner's Act investigation into the presumed drowning," they wrote in a news release.
"The RCMP sends their deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased man."