Male body recovered from Lake Ontario in St. Catharines
Niagara police say the male body was found around 9:30 yesterday (Friday) morning off the Waterfront Trail in Spring Gardens Park between Geneva St. and Vine St.
It was discoverd by members of the Underwater Search and Recovery unit.
Police say the circumstances surrounding the death are under investigation by the #1 District Detective Office with assistance from the Forensic Services Unit, and in cooperation with the Office of the Chief Coroner
The CHL Import draft is underway and with the 13th overall pick the IceDogs have selected Swedish D-Man Timothy Liljegren. Liljegren stands 6'1" tall, weighing in at 191lbs and was Toronto's first round selection, 17th overall at last weekend's NHL entry draft.
The IceDogs pre-season schedule has been announced with four exhibition games beginning September 1st, featuring home games in both Thorold and Beamsville. Barrie and Kitchener will provide the opposition in preparation for the 2017-2018 regular season.
A second member of the IceDogs sees his NHL dream become a reality as Ben Jones is drafted by the Vegas Golden Knights. Jones was chosen in the 7th round, 189th overall by the expansion Golden Knights in the NHL entry draft.