MARKHAM Ont. – York Regional Police confirmed to Global News Saturday the body discovered during their search for a missing Markham woman is in fact Taneesha Brown.
Police said Search and Rescue officers found the body in a pond in the area of Edward Jeffries Road and Highway 48 during a ground search.
Police initially did not confirm the victim’s identity, but said the victim’s clothes matched the description of those Brown was last seen wearing.
Anyone with information on Brown’s case is asked to contact the York Regional Police #5 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext.7541 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips.
Earlier report – Police searching for Taneesha Brown find body beneath frozen pond
Courtesy of Global News by Global News Staff.
Feature Photo – A photo of missing Markham woman Taneesha Brown who was last seen on Jan. 12 in the area of McCowan Road and Castlemore Avenue. (York Regional Police)