Police are combing the shores of Lake Ontario in Pickering after the body of a newborn infant was found in the water Thursday (Aug. 6).
While few details have been released, a social media post from the DRPS shortly after 4:30 p.m. notes that were en route to the scene — in the area of Montgomery Park Road and Frisco Road — after human remains were found.
A subsequent post notes that the body of a newborn infant was discovered by a citizen.
“Coroner attended scene. Post-mortem to be conducted in coming days. More info to follow,” the post concludes.
Check back for more information as it becomes available.