Toronto police have taken a person of interest into custody after a woman's body was found on Richgrove Drive, near Eglinton and Martin Grove Road early Saturday morning.

Homicide investigators have closed off the area.

The victim is reported to be 27 years old with two small children.

Neighbours told CBC News the mother of the victim lives across the street from where the body was found.

Police have not released the victim's name or any information about the person taken into custody.