Toronto police find body in North York, deem death suspicious

Toronto police found a body in a wooded area in North York on Wednesday evening.

Body discovered near Wynford Heights Crescent and Wynford Drive

Toronto police are investigating after a body was found in a wooded area in North York on Wednesday evening. (David Hill/CBC)

Toronto police found a body in a wooded area in North York on Wednesday evening.

It was discovered near Wynford Heights Crescent and Wynford Drive. Police were called to the area at about 6:45 p.m.

Const. David Hopkinson, spokesperson for the Toronto Police Service, said officers have deemed the death suspicious.

No information, however, about the victim's age or sex has been released.

"There are some circumstances that are suspicious," Hopkinson said.

Officers have set up a perimeter and are investigating.

No other details were available.

Police taped off the area where the body was found. They have deemed the death suspicious. (David Hill/CBC)