BREAKING | Body of man found in Lake Ontario in Lincoln

sandy cove

A body has been discovered in Lake Ontario in Lincoln.

Police were called out to Sandy Cove Drive at 4:30 Thursday afternoon to a report of a body in Lake Ontario.

Detectives from the 8 District Criminal Investigation Branch and the Forensic Services Unit attended the scene.  

With the assistance of the NRPS Marine Unit the body of a man was recovered.

The coroner attended the scene, and a post mortem examination has been ordered to confirm the identity of the deceased.

Police and the Coast Guard have been searching the area for a missing Grimsby father who went missing near the Beacon Marina Saturday. 

The investigation remains ongoing by detectives.

Anyone with information is asked to call 905-688-4111 extension 5400.