Leeds OPP investigating sudden death in Athens

Posted on: March 23, 2024

The Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a sudden death incident where a young male adult was found deceased.

On March 23, 2024 at 8:15 a.m., members of the OPP were dispatched to the address on Main Street, and will remain on scene for the duration of the investigation.

Forensic Identification Services, the Criminal Investigation Branch and a Coroner are currently assisting with the investigation.

A heavy police presence will remain for several hours to allow for a complete and thorough investigation. Please avoid the area.

If anyone has any information or may have seen suspicious activity in the area, contact the Leeds County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or leave your tip online at ontariocrimestoppers.ca.

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