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Woman found dead in Grand River in Elora

The Ontario Provincial Police’s Wellington County detachment responded to a call about a body being located in the river on March 22 at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Body found on Friday, post-mortem being done on Saturday, no ID yet

The body has not been identified yet. (Teghan Beaudette/CBC)

Ontario Provincial Police say the body of a woman was found in the Grand River in Elora, Ont. on Friday.

Police are releasing few details about the death.

The OPP's Wellington County detachment received a call about the body in the river at about 11:30 a.m. on Friday. 

Police are working to identify the woman.

"The circumstances surrounding the death remain under investigation at this time," the OPP said in a news release on Saturday.

Const. Cheri Rockefeller said a post-mortem is taking place on Saturday.

Rockefeller said an emergency response team continues to investigate. 

Anyone with information is urged to call Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).