February 25, 2019 1:58 pm
Updated: February 25, 2019 1:59 pm

Body found in Welland canal, identified as missing St. Catharines teen

Officials have identified human remains found in the Welland Canal as missing St. Catharines teen Quintin Bingley.


A body found in the Welland Canal has been positively identified as a missing teen.

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Quintin Bingley, 18, of St. Catharines, had been missing since May 2018.

Niagara Regional Police officers began scouring the canal in January, where the remains were found between Lock 1 and Lock 2.

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Police say foul play is not suspected and at this time, the Bingley family has requested privacy.

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