Body found on side of the road in north Oshawa – durhamradionews.com

Body found on side of the road in north Oshawa - durhamradionews.com
Suspicious death investigation underway after man found deceased on the side of a road in Oshawa
Durham police say officers are investigating a suspicious death after a mans body was found on the side of the road with obvious signs of trauma in Oshawa on Monday morning.

Police said at around 8:10 a.m., a City of Oshawa employee saw a body on the west side of Stevenson Road North, in the area of King Street West.

Anyone with information on this investigation is asked to call Detective Thorne of the DRPS Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5223 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS)

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They say the body of a man was found by a City of Oshawa employee on the side of the road near Stevenson Road North and Raglan Road West around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

A suspicious death investigation is underway after a man was found deceased on the side of a road in Oshawa.

The victim has not been identified and police are only saying the body is that of an adult male with “obvious signs of trauma.”

Police say that a City of Oshawa worker who was driving along Stevenson Road near Raglan Road at around 8:15 a.m. observed the body on the west side of the roadway.

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They say that the worker then went to get a closer look and was able to confirm that the individual was in fact deceased. Thats when he called police.

In a news release on Wednesday morning, Durham police said that officers who attended the scene found the deceased with obvious signs of trauma. They say that members of the Homicide and forensic units were then called to the scene to begin an investigation/

According to Durham police, a City of Oshawa employee was driving on Stevenson Road North, near Raglan Road West, shortly after 8 a.m. when he noticed something odd on the west side of the road.

At this point, police say that officers are still working to determine the identity of the deceased.

When officers arrived at the scene, they determined that the victim had obvious signs of trauma and called in homicide and forensic teams to investigate further.

Anyone with information is being urged to contact Det. Thorne of the DRPS Homicide Unit at 1 (888) 579-1520 ext. 5223.