Ottawa

Body found behind Catholic school east of central Ottawa

The body of a male was found behind the Collège catholique Samuel-Genest on Carsons Road east of the Airport Parkway on Monday evening, Ottawa police said in a tweet.

Ottawa police say homicide unit is investigating suspicious death

Ottawa police are investigating after a male body was found behind Collège catholique Samuel-Genest on Carsons Road Monday night. (CBC)

The body of a male was found behind the Collège catholique Samuel-Genest on Carsons Road east of central Ottawa on Monday evening, Ottawa police said.

Police are calling the death suspicious but have not released any details about a possible cause of death. The victim's name and age have not been released.

A number of Ottawa police sections are investigating, the force said in a tweet, including the homicide unit. 

Ottawa police declined to provide CBC further information about the investigation Monday evening.

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