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Lake Country RCMP investigate suspicious death

By STAFF WRITER
November 6, 2012 · 4:33 PM
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The RCMP Southeast District’s Major Crimes Unit is investigating the suspicious death of a Lake Country man.

Lake Country RCMP were called to a residence with regards to a “man down” complaint on Saturday. The man has since passed away.

“At around 12:13 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, the Lake Country RCMP and BC Ambulance Services attended a residence in the 9000 block of Highway 97 in response to a report of a “man down” laying by a vehicle at the location,” said Cpl. Dan Moskaluk, RCMP spokesperson.

Emergency responders found the man in an unresponsive state in medical distress.

The 61-year-old man was transported to Kelowna General Hospital for medical treatment.

He died on Tuesday.

RCMP investigators advise that anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged  to call the Lake Country RCMP at 250-766-2288 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.