Ottawa: Suspicious death on walking trail


The Ottawa Police Service and Crime Stoppers are seeking the assistance of the public with information on a suspicious death in the Southeast end of the city.

At 7:00am today, a passerby called in to report the finding of a man’s body on a walking trail approx. 100 to 200 meters from the Airport Parkway near Hunt Club Road.

This suspicious death is being investigated by the Major Crime Unit. No further information about the deceased will be released until next of kin has been notified.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call Ottawa Police Major Crime Unit at 613-236-1222, ext. 5493 or by downloading the Ottawa Police iOS app.

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