THE police have opened an investigation into the discovery of a body floating in Can Pastilla yacht club.
According to the Guardia Civil, which is handling the case, the body is that of a 50-year-old German male thought to be called Alfred G.
The body was found yesterday floating near the left quay in the yacht club.
Guardia Civil sources said yesterday that they suspect the German slipped and fell into the water and then drowned.
The body was spotted at 9.15am on Friday.
The body has been taken to Palma's Forensic Institute where an autopsy will be carried out to determine the cause of death.