A newborn baby was found dead in the water in Pickering.
Durham police got a call from someone around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday who spotted the child by the waterfront trail near the mouth of Duffins Creek near Frisco Road and Montgomery Park Road.
Police haven’t commented on the child’s gender or exact age.
There will be an autopsy in the coming days.
The investigation continues.
Photo courtesy of Colin Williamson
Homicide investigators have taken carriage of this investigation by the Lake Ontario waterfeont trail in Pickering. Newborn infant located deceased in water by a citizen. Coroner attended scene. Post mortem to be conducted in coming days. More info to follow. pic.twitter.com/DXQ1t0GagP
— Durham Regional Police (@DRPS) August 6, 2020