Body of missing fisherman found

The body of a man, thought to be that of a missing fisherman, was found last evening on the shore of Lake Scugog.

Durham Police were contacted by a fisherman around 6pm, after he found a body near Centre Road and Crozier Lane on Scugog Island.

Officers believe the body to be missing person 31 year old Phong Vu.

A post-mortem will be conducted to determine cause of death and to confirm the identity.

Emergency crews were called to the same area on October 15th of last year after a Toronto fisherman  capsized his canoe.

Search crews were unsuccessful in locating the man at that time.