Additional witnesses sought in Polson Park death

Jason Hardy’s body was found near the Vernon Lawn Bowling Club Aug. 26.

The RCMP are seeking additional witnesses in the death of a local man.

Jason Hardy’s body was found near the Vernon Lawn Bowling Club in Polson Park Aug. 26.

“Police are requesting anyone who was in the Polson Park area rom the evening of Aug. 25 to the early morning of Aug. 26, and hasn’t already spoken to investigators, to contact the Vernon RCMP as soon as possible,” said Const. Jocelyn Noseworthy, with the detachment.

Three individuals have been charged with second-degree murder in the incident.

Police have said they believe Hardy’s death was a targeted offence and that there was no safety risk to the public.

The cause of Hardy’s death has not been released.