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Vernon police rule out criminal nature in woman's death

Vernon RCMP were on scene of a suspicious death of a woman in a downtown apartment building Thursday. Police said as of their investigation Thursday, foul play was not suspected. - Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star
Vernon RCMP were on scene of a suspicious death of a woman in a downtown apartment building Thursday. Police said as of their investigation Thursday, foul play was not suspected.
— image credit: Lisa VanderVelde/Morning Star

The suspicious death of a woman in a Vernon apartment building is not criminal in nature.

Vernon RCMP concluded their investigation Thursday after receiving a report of a deceased woman in an apartment building in the 2900 block of 28th Avenue Wednesday night.

“The police have determined that this death is not criminal in nature, and have turned the investigation over to the B.C. Coroners service,” said Vernon RCMP spokesperson Gord Molendyk.

A name, age and hometown of the woman has not been released.

 

 

 

 

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