The Toronto police Homicide Squad has taken over investigation of an incident in the Eastern Avenue and Leslie Street area.
Police said on Twitter on the afternoon of Monday, March 28, that Eastern Avenue between Leslie and Larchmount Avenue was closed for an investigation.
Details of the investigation have not been made available at this time.
However, the tweet by police said “homicide has taken carriage of the investigation.”
UPDATE: Police told Beach Metro Community News on Tuesday, March 29, morning that the gender and identity of the person reportedly found in a garbage bag near Eastern Avenue and Berkshire Avenue has yet to be released. The coroner’s office is now also assisting in the investigation. Anyone who might have information regarding this incident is asked to contact police in 55 Division at 416-808-5500.