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Homicide unit called after male body found on railway tracks near the Junction

Toronto police are investigating after a passerby reported a man's body in the Junction neighbourhood.

TORONTO, Ont. – The homicide unit has been called to investigate after a man’s body was found on railway tracks near the Junction.

Police say they were called to the scene in the St. Clair West and Old Weston Road area around 6 p.m. Saturday.

A passerby who noticed the body called in the gruesome discovery, according to police.

Police say during their initial investigation they determined the circumstances of the death were suspicious and notified homicide.

There has been no word on the age of the victim.

Anyone with information on the body is being asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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