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Prepared by: Corporate Communications
Posted: February 19, 2018
Occurrence Type: Discovery of Deceased Person Deemed Not Suspicious
Occurrence #: BA18008264
Date: Monday, February 19, 2018 - 9:30am

(Update) Monday, February 19, 2018 -12:30 p.m.

On Monday, February 19, 2018, Just before 9:30 a.m., a deceased person was located by a passerby in the area of JC Massey Way and Cundles Road East, in the City of Barrie.

Investigators have confirmed the deceased is a 21-year-old male from the City of Barrie. The death of the male is not considered suspicious. Investigators will continue to investigate the exact circumstances of the death. 

Prepared by: Constable S.Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18008264


Discovery of Deceased Person Prompts Police Investigation   

On Monday, February 19, 2018, Police were called to the area of JC Massey Way and Cundles Road East, in the City of Barrie, upon the discovery of a deceased person. 

The deceased was located by a passerby just before 9:30 a.m on a walking path just off Cundles Road, East. Police will remain on scene as Investigators conduct a parallel investigation with the Coroners Office.   

Further details will be released as information becomes available. At this time Investigators believe there is no concern for public safety.  

Prepared by: Constable S.Bamford #7419
Occurrence: BA18008264