Sudden death in Welland prompts NRP investigation


The sudden death of a 67-year-old woman in Welland has initiated an NRP investigation.

Shortly after 12:00 p.m. on July 8th, officers were called to assist paramedics in the area of Michael Drive and Woodlawn Road.

A woman was found dead at the residence on arrival.

An immediate investigation led to the arrest of one person that was on scene.

They were later released from custody unconditionally.

At this time the identity of the deceased will not be released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Shawn Cunningham at 905-688-4111 extension 9251.