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Media Release

Release Date: January 21st, 2020 - 8:36pm

Originator: ------, Jennifer Hartman, Corporate Communications Coordinator, 905-825-4747 x4904

Contact: Detective, Melissa Parsons, 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, 905-825-4747 x2307

Location: Burlington


UPDATE: Burlington Investigation

The Halton Regional Police Service is saddened to confirm that the deceased individual who was located submerged in a viaduct in the area of Grahams Lane and Legion Road earlier on this date is a 22-year-old female from Burlington who had been missing since Sunday.

At this time, the death does not appear to be suspicious in nature.

The investigation is now with the Coroner.

Anyone with information, dashcam video, or surveillance footage from the area is asked to contact the 3 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 905-825-4747 ext. 2315 or ext. 2316.

We extend our condolences to the family of the deceased.

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ORIGINAL RELEASE:

Earlier this afternoon, the body of a deceased individual was located submerged under the ice in a viaduct in the area of Grahams Lane and Legion Road in Burlington.

Expect a significant police presence in the area as our officers investigate.

There is no ongoing, related public safety threat.

Further information to follow if/when available.