Woman’s body discovered in woodlot in Sarnia
Published Wednesday, January 2, 2013 5:02PM EST
Last Updated Thursday, January 3, 2013 4:21PM EST
Ontario Provincial Police are investigating after a woman’s body was discovered in Sarnia Wednesday morning.
Police say the body was discovered in a woodlot on Mandaumin Road, between Petrolia and Rokeby lines, at around 10:30 a.m.
Mandaumin Road is expected to remain closed overnight and through Thursday as police continue to investigate at the scene.
On Tuesday, Sarnia police issued a release regarding a missing 27-year-old Sarnia woman.
Police say Noelle Paquette was last seen in the Lochiel and Cristina streets area in downtown Sarnia after leaving a party located nearby.
She is described at five-foot-one, with a slim build and blond hair. She was last seen wearing a white Columbia jacket, black leather boots, black pants and a shiny black top.
Police have not made any connection between Paquette and the body discovered on Wednesday.
Anyone with information about the remains is asked to contact investigators at 888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).
People with information about Paquette's whereabouts are asked to contact Sarnia police 519-344-8861.