Durham Police have located a deceased man on the shoreline of Lake Scugog believed to be that of a missing fisherman. The man had been reported missing in October 2018.
On Thursday, March 14, 2019, at approximately 6:00 p.m., another fisherman contacted 911 after finding a deceased male on Lake Scugog near Centre Road and Crozier Lane on Scugog Island. Officers attended and it’s believed to be missing person Phong Vu. A coroner arrived shortly after and has requested a post-mortem to be conducted in order to determine cause of death and to confirm the identity of the man found.
Police would like to thank the many agencies and volunteers involved in assisting during this investigation.
If anyone has any information, please call Cst. Lang of North Division Criminal Investigation Bureau at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 3977.