Police find human remains in green space near Highway 410 in Brampton, Ont.

BRAMPTON, Ont. — Police say they have found human remains near Highway 410 in Brampton, Ont.

Peel Regional Police say they received a call about the remains just after 4:30 p.m. on Boxing Day.

Investigators say the body was found in a green space near the highway.

They say they're still trying to determine how long the body had been there.

Police say the body's gender and age are still unknown at this time.

The criminal investigation bureau is investigating the case.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 27, 2019

The Canadian Press