News

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.

 

 

 

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

You might like ...

Possible link between bank robberies
 
Buy B.C. program gets a financial boost
 
Lake Country firefighter earns honour
Conviction in fatal B.C. ferry sinking upheld
 
Aerobatic jet team added to 2015 Abbotsford International Airshow lineup
 
Marilyn Manson coming to SOEC
Port Edward to receive $150 million from agreement
 
City of Penticton investigating airport purchase
 
Voyeur sentenced to $500 fine, community service

Community Events, December 2014

Add an Event


Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Dec 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.