Brockville – A body was found in the water at the west dock of St. Lawrence Park in Brockville on Saturday afternoon according to Brockville Police.
The beach and park area of St. Lawrence Park was closed for several hours while the investigation was conducted by police and emergency vehicles could have safe access to the waterfront said Det. Sgt. Tom Fournier in a statement. He went on to say, “The campground area remained open throughout. We wish to thank members of the public for their cooperation and assistance during this investigation”
Police say with the assistance of the Brockville Fire Department, the body was removed from the water and taken to Ottawa where a post-mortem will be conducted on Tuesday to confirm the cause of death and identity of the deceased.
No other information is available at this time.