'Suspicious package' and dead body found in Oshawa home

Meeshika Sharma
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The SIU is investigating after a man was killed following interaction with police officers in Mississauga Saturday morning.

One male is in custody after the body of a woman was found in a home in Oshawa on Friday night.

Durham Regional Police Const. George Tudos said that the officers were called to a residence on McMillan Drive, near Bond and Centre Street, at around 7:30 p.m. Friday.publive-image

When officers arrived on scene, the body of a woman was located in the basement of the home.

Police also say a “suspicious package” was found inside the home and the explosive disposal unit has been called in to investigate.publive-image

One male has been arrested in connection with the incident but police have not yet said what charges he will be facing.


Investigators have not disclosed if the woman and the male in custody knew one another.

The age and name of the deceased have not yet been released.The case is under investigation.

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