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An investigation is underway after a body was found near a construction site not far from Castle Frank subway station in Toronto.

A statement from Toronto police says they were notified Monday about a body in the area of Castle Frank Road and Dale Avenue.

Police say the circumstances of the death appear suspicious.

The forensics team has been assigned.

Officers have set up a perimeter around the area while the investigation continues.

Police have not released details on the victim’s age and gender, cause of death or suspect information.

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