Body Discovered In Wooded Area Near The 400 in Barrie

Heavy Police Presence Expected in Area of Bayfield and the 400

Investigators were on scene Monday afternoon following the discovery of a body in a wooded area near the Bayfield Street on ramp.

Barrie Police were called to the area around 2:30 Monday afternoon, with forensic identification unit and criminal investigation detectives on scene throughout Monday afternoon.

Police spokesperson Peter Leon says it is too soon to say whether this death was suspicious in nature. “We’ll await the arrival of the coronor to determine our next course of action.”

Leon could only confirm the deceased was an adult.