Dead body washes up on Sydney beach

The body was found by surfers at 6am on Thursday.

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The body of a man was found in the water at a popular Sydney beach on Thursday morning.

The discovery was made by a surfer at around 6am at North Cronulla in Sydney's south, NSW Police confirmed.

Cronulla beach.
A body was found at North Cronulla beach. Source: Google Images

Council lifeguards were alerted and police and paramedics arrived at the scene, it's been reported.

It's believed the cause of death was self-harm, police told Yahoo News Australia.

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