The 36 year old man found dead in Mississauga yesterday has been named by police in Peel Region.
William Marcel Maassen was found at Woodchester Plaza on Dundas Street West near Glen Erin Drive at around 2:30pm.
Vital signs were absent and he was pronounced dead a short time later.
A homicide investigation has now been launched however there is no word yet on any suspects and the cause of death has been made public.
Police are appealing for help in the investigation and are asking anyone who walked along the footpath that runs from the rear of the plaza to Thorn Lodge Drive on Friday to contact them.