03/14/2012 04:18 EDT | Updated 05/14/2012 05:12 EDT

Body found in Uxbridge pond

Police in Durham Region are investigating after a body was found in a pond Wednesday morning.

The pond is on a residential property near Concession Road 7 and Davis Drive in Uxbridge, Ont.

Police say someone living there alerted them just before noon.

Investigators say the body had been in the water for an extended period and only became visible because the ice had melted.

There are no details yet about the dead person's identity but police are saying it's not a suspicious death.