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Woman found dead; police looking for man in Newmarket

Last Updated Jul 21, 2018 at 3:47 pm EDT

A York Regional Police badge is shown in a 2014 file photo. CITYNEWS

York Region Police are looking for a man after a woman was found dead in Newmarket Saturday morning.

Officers were called to an apartment on 75 Huron Heights Dr. in the area of Davis Drive and Leslie Street at 7:20 a.m.

When they arrived, police found a woman with obvious injuries. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are now actively looking for a 25- to 30-year-old man with long, black hair and thin mustache with a goatee. He was seen fleeing the scene without a shirt on.

Investigators are appealing to witnesses and asking anyone who might have seen anything to come forward.