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‘No threat to public safety’ in Stanley Street death investigation: London Police

London police on scene of a death investigation on Stanley Street on Feb. 3, 2021. Sawyer Bogdan/Global News

Police in London, Ont., say there is nothing that indicates a threat to public safety after a body was found in a home on Stanley Street, southwest of the forks of the Thames River.



An investigation into the death is ongoing and an autopsy is scheduled to take place Thursday.

Police say that officers were called to a residence just before noon Wednesday “in relation to a deceased person located inside a home.”

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Police say officers remain at the scene pending further investigation.

The street was closed to both vehicles and pedestrians between Wortley and Wharncliffe roads, but has since reopened.

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At this point, police have not provided any information about the nature of the death, including whether or not it is considered suspicious, nor have police provided any information about the deceased individual.

Police say more information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

Police on scene of a death investigation on Stanley Street on Feb. 3, 2021. Sawyer Bogdan/Global News

More information to come.

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