A passerby spotted a body floating in the Kaministiquia River, Thunder Bay police confirmed on Wednesday.
Thunder Bay Police Service officers were called to the scene — east of Hardisty Street, south of Arthur Street — by CP police to investigate the incident. Police say the call came in around 12:30 p.m.
The body has since been recovered from the water. Police say the body appears to have been deceased for some time.
A post mortem is pending.
No other information is available at this time.
Police have not released any details about the body found, including its gender or age.