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The sad discovery was made at the Cassio Wharf marina off Rickmansworth Road in Croxley Green on Monday (4th October).

Police are treating the death as non-suspicious.

Commenting “our thoughts are with John’s family at this difficult time.”

Though the body is yet to be formally identified, Mr Gilboy’s family have been made aware.

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John Gilboy who was reported missing on Friday 1 October.
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Grand Union Canal at Two Bridges Rickmansworth Road

Detective Sergeant Tony Quince, from the Three Rivers Local Crime Unit, said: “We are very sad to confirm that a body, believed to be that of John Gilboy, was found in the water on Monday.

“Mr Gilboy was reported missing on Friday 1 October and we had been making enquiries to trace him over the weekend before the sad discovery earlier this week.

“We are treating his death as non-suspicious and are preparing a file for the coroner.

“Our thoughts are very much with John’s family and friends at this very difficult time.”