An investigation was launched after London, Ont., police said a body detected in an open field on Friday near Parkwood Hospital at the south end of the city.
Few details have been released, but police said they responded to the area of Wellington Road and East Commissioners Road around 8:30 a.m. after receiving a call from a member of the public. .
Police said officers found one person at the scene, who was pronounced dead. No identifying information has been released about the individual.
“The investigation is in its early stages and has been turned over to members of the Main Crimes Unit (London police),” police said in a statement. “We are asking members of the public to avoid the area while police remain at the scene.”
London police say the death of the woman found in the Thames was not suspicious in the wild
This is the second investigation carried out this week by police to uncover a body in a public place of a member of the public.
On Wednesday, a woman’s body was pulled from the Thames between King and York streets near downtown.
Little has been published about that case, however, police said on Thursday that the death is not being treated as suspicious.
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