KAWARTHA LAKES-Members of the City of Kawartha Lakes Detachment of the OPP continue to investigate the death of a youth in Fenelon Township.
On October 6, 2021, at approximately 9:38 a.m., City of Kawartha Lakes OPP, along with emergency services, responded to a residence on County Road 8 in Fenelon Falls.
Police say a 15-year-old male was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The cause of death remains under investigation.
Police advised there is no immediate threat to the general public.
The City of Kawartha Lakes OPP Crime Unit is continuing the investigation under the direction of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch and with assistance of the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario.
The identity of the deceased will be withheld at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the City of Kawartha Lakes OPP at 1-888-310-1122. You can also contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or submit your information online at www.crimestopperssdm.com. Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display and you will remain anonymous. Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.