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Body of woman found near Lake Ontario in Whitby

Last Updated Jun 3, 2018 at 5:58 pm EST

File photo of a Durham Regional Police vehicle. CITYNEWS

Durham police are looking to determine the identity of a woman who was found near Lake Ontario on Saturday night.

Officers say a citizen was walking on the waterfront trail near Water Street in Whitby at around 9 p.m. when they stumbled upon the body of a woman.

Police were called and determined it was the body of a white female, believed to be in her 30s.

Efforts are underway to identify her which includes a review of missing person reports over the last several weeks.

No word on whether the woman’s death is being treated as suspicious.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.