WA homicide probe into body found in bin

A man's body has been found inside a wheelie bin floating in a dam in the West Australian foothills.
A man's body has been found inside a wheelie bin floating in a dam in the West Australian foothills.

Homicide detectives are investigating after a man's body was found inside a wheelie bin floating in a dam in the West Australian foothills.

Members of the public made the discovery on Monday afternoon at Glenbrook Dam in the John Forrest National Park, east of Perth.

The victim's identity is yet to be determined.

Anyone who saw the bin in the dam or witnessed any other suspicious activity in the area is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

WA Police academy recruits are expected to assist with a grid search of the scene on Tuesday.

Australian Associated Press