Dead body found outside elementary school in Richmond Hill, police say – Global News

Dead body found outside elementary school in Richmond Hill, police say - Global News
Body of teenage boy found at Richmond Hill public school playground
RICHMOND HILL, Ont. – Police north of Toronto say a dead body has been found outside an elementary school.

York Regional Police say the body was found on school grounds at Sixteenth Avenue Public School in Richmond Hill, Ont., just before 8:30 a.m.

NEWS RELEASE YORK REGIONAL POLICE ************************* Investigators with the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau responded after a body was located outside of a school in the City of Richmond Hill.

Body discovered outside Richmond Hill school

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Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-287-5025, ext. 7241, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com.

The force has not released the person’s name, but Const. Laura Nicolle says a 16-year-old went missing in the area Wednesday night.

A spokesperson for the York Region District School Board says social work and psychology staff are at the school to support students.

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The force has not publicly identified the person whose remains were found, but Const. Laura Nicolle says a 16-year-old went missing in the area Wednesday night.

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York Regional Police say the body was found on school grounds at Sixteenth Avenue Public School in Richmond Hill just before 8:30 a.m. Thursday.