Police are appealing to the public for information after human remains were found in Kleinburg Thursday afternoon.
Police say the deceased appears to an adult — a woman of Middle Eastern descent.
York Regional Police say they received a call at around 3:30 p.m. for the discovery near Highway 27 and Nashville Road. A portion of Nashville Rd. remains closed for the investigation.
Officers are treating the death as suspicious.
They are asking anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area between Nov. 30 and Dec. 1. to contact the Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7865, or email the Homicide Unit at firstname.lastname@example.org. Those with information can also reach out to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com.