Several decapitated animals found by Lake Ontario in Pickering


Investigators are looking for information after several decapitated animals were located by Lake Ontario waterfront in Pickering yesterday.

On Monday, August 8, 2017, at approximately 10:30 a.m., members of West Division responded to an animal call at Beachpoint Promenade and West Shore Boulevard in Pickering. Citizens in the area found several decapitated livestock on the beach area. Police contacted Animal Services to assist with the removal of the animals.

Police are looking into this matter and are looking for any information that would assist in this investigation.

If you have any further information with regards to this investigation, please contact D/Cst Ferreira of West Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext 2542.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.