Autopsy will take place today on body found in Fort Erie

An autopsy will take place today on a person found dead in Fort Erie.

Niagara Regional Police say they were called to a home on Nigh Road near Chapin Parkway at 2:15 yesterday after the caller discovered the body.

Police are describing the incident as a sudden death investigation. 

The age and gender of the person found are not being released at this time. 

The Coroners Office is assisting the NRP.

The cause of death remains under investigation.