A body found in Brampton on Monday night is that of a 28-year-old Toronto woman who was reported missing last weekend, according to police.
Heeral Patel was last seen around 11 p.m. Saturday near Islington and Steeles avenues.
Toronto police had established a command post to help coordinate Patel’s search.
On Monday night, a body was found in a wooded area in Brampton near Nexus Avenue and Fogal Road.
This morning, police confirmed that Patel’s body was.
Patel’s ex-husband, a 36-year-old man from Toronto, is wanted by the police in connection with the case.
Investigators urge him to contact a lawyer and deliver it.