Hamilton Police need help identifying dead body found in Chedoke Creek waters


Published July 20, 2021 at 5:59 pm


The Hamilton Police Service is asking for help from the public as it works to identify a body that was located in the waters of Chedoke Creek.

Shortly after 10:30 a.m. on Sunday, police were called after a body was discovered near the entrance to Kay Drage Park.

Police say the body was in the water “for a few days but no longer than a week.”

The death is considered suspicious.

Police say the body is of a male, possibly in his 30s. He was approximately 5-foot-10 and 200-pounds with short, brown hair. 

If you have any information that you believe could assist police with the investigation you are asked to contact Division 1 Criminal Investigation Branch Staff Sergeant David Oleniuk by calling 905-546-3833.

To provide information anonymously call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips online at crimestoppershamilton.com

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