Body discovered in Vernon

Vernon North Okanagan

2023-06-22 09:43 PDT

File # 2023-10456

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The Vernon North Okanagan RCMP is investigating following the discovery of a body along Highway 6 in Vernon.

On Wednesday, June 21st, 2023, around 5:15 p.m., police received a call from a member of the public who had located a body in a wooded ravine in the 2100-block of Highway 6.

Based on the preliminary investigation, no criminality is suspected at this time and the BC Coroners Service is conducting an independent and concurrent fact-finding investigation to determine how, where, when and by what means the person came to their unexpected death. Neither agency has additional information to release at this time.

Released by:

Cst. Chris Terleski
Media Relations Officer
Vernon North Okanagan RCMP
3402 30th St, Vernon, B.C. V1T 5E5
Office: 250-260-7161
Fax: 250-260-7191


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