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6 May 2009 - Sudden DeathWarning - this news article expired on 2009-07-06. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable 6 May 2009 - Sudden Death
Sudden Death
Belleville , Ont: On May 6, 2009, at 3:19 p.m., Belleville Police were dispatched to the wooded area north of Haig Road at Oakridge Blvd regarding a sudden death. A local resident found the body of a 79 year old man. It has been confirmed the deceased was a resident from the immediate area. Although this occurrence is being treated as a serious incident it is not being treated as suspicious. The Criminal Investigation Division and Forensic Identification Unit are currently on scene and are investigating. A Post Mortem will be completed on May 7, 2009. No further information is being released until the notification of next of kin is completed.
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