Body discovered in Vernon Creek

On Saturday at about 8 a.m., RCMP responded to a call of a body in the creek

  • Aug. 20, 2016 2:00 p.m.

Police are investigating the discovery of a body on Vernon Creek.

On Saturday at about 8 a.m., RCMP responded to a call of a body in the creek near 34th Street and 23rd Avenue.

RCMP, B.C. Ambulance Service, and the Vernon Fire Department attended and located the body of a 47-year-old man.

The B.C. Coroner’s Service attended the scene and secured the deceased.

The RCMP are continuing to investigate this matter, in conjunction with the B.C. Coroner’s Service.

No further details are being released at this time.