Homicide detectives investigate after body found inside car in Richmond Hill
Body was discovered in the area of Bayswater Avenue and Emily Court
Officers with York Regional Police's homicide unit are investigating after a man was found dead inside a black SUV in Richmond Hill on Thursday morning.
Police arrived at a home in the area of Bayswater Avenue and Emily Court around 6:50 a.m.
Officers located the vehicle parked in a residence's driveway with the man's body in the driver's seat. Police did not offer further specifics on the death but believe the case to be "targeted".
The victim has not been identified and police have not yet determined the cause of death.
"There are circumstances here that lead investigators to believe that this is a targeted incident," said Const. Laura Nicolle of York Regional Police.
Officers were seen canvassing the area to speak to neighbours.
Detectives are calling on witnesses and asking anyone with information to call the homicide unit at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7865 or to leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com