A decomposing body of a man was found floating in a stream outside Seshego in Limpopo.

Limpopo cops spokesman colonel Moetshe Ngeope said the police are investigating a drowning incident where the body of an unknown middle aged man was found floating in a stream in the bushes outside Seshego Zone 6.

He said the  body was in a state of decomposition and the deceased was wearing boots. 

Ngoepe said the cause of death is still unknown but the outcome of the autopsy will tell.

He urged anyone who can assist in identifying the dead man to go to Seshego Police Station.