BODY RECOVERED FROM ST. LAWRENCE RIVER

On Saturday afternoon, OPP officers responded to a report of a body in the St. Lawrence River, near the Gallop Canal Iroquois Marina. An underwater search and recovery unit was called in, and they recovered the body of a 20 year-old Ottawa man from the water. The identity of the victim has not yet been released, and a post mortem is being conducted to determine cause of death. OPP Forensic Identification Services and the Office of the Chief Coroner continue to investigate with the assistance of the SDG OPP Crime unit. Anyone having information is asked to call authorities.