Human remains found for second time at Hamilton Pier

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Published April 10, 2024 at 3:25 pm

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Human remains have been confirmed to have been found at the Hamilton Pier.

Reports came in about the remains shortly after 2:30 p.m. on April 9, Hamilton Police said. The remains were discovered between Pier 16 and Pier 17.

The Office of the Chief Coroner and the Ontario Forensic Pathology Service went to the scene and confirmed the remains were indeed human.

Investigators are currently searching the area for more evidence. Police say they will release more information as it becomes available.

Anyone with information can call police at (905) 546-2907.

This is the second body found on the Hamilton lakeshore in as many weeks. Jason Gallant, 50 of the  Hamilton area, was found dead at Pier 4 on April 2. His death has been ruled suspicious.

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