Body of deceased female located in Pickering

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Published February 21, 2022 at 9:43 am

Police are investigating after a dead body was located in north Pickering on Sunday (Feb. 20).

At approximately 10:30 p.m., the body of a deceased female was located in a densely wooded area near Pickering Concession Road 9 and Sideline 28.

“Members of our Major Crime – Homicide Unit have taken carriage of the investigation and this death is being treated as suspicious,” said police.

Forensic Investigators have been called in to assist and a post mortem will be conducted to confirm the victim’s identity.

More information to come as the investigation proceeds.

Police are asking anyone with information to contact them at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5247 or Crime Stoppers.

UPDATE: 72 year old Clarington woman arrested after dead body found in Pickering

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