Ottawa

Police do not suspect foul play in death of man found on Central Experimental Farm

No foul play is suspected after a man's body was found near a parking lot on the Central Experimental Farm on Saturday morning, Ottawa police said.

Body found before 8 a.m. Saturday but no details on how long it had been there

Police determined there was no foul play after a man's body was found near the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum on Saturday. (Andrew Foote/CBC)

No foul play is suspected after a man's body was found near a parking lot on the Central Experimental Farm on Saturday morning, Ottawa police now say.

Police initially launched a suspicious death investigation when the man's body was found "in the bushes" near the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum just before 8 a.m. on Saturday.

Police did not say how long the body had been there before it was found. His cause of death has not been released.

Police taped off some paths near the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum on Saturday after a man's body was found in the bushes. (CBC)