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Alberta Major Crimes Unit investigating suspicious death in Maskwacis

RCMP deem circumstances surrounding the death of a 26-year-old from Maskwacis suspicious

At approximately 10 p.m. on Jan. 28, 2022, Maskwacis RCMP responded to a 911 call to assist EMS at a Louis Bull Cree Nation, Alta., residence.

Upon arrival, RCMP discovered that 26-year-old Kirby Brown of Maskwacis, Alta., was deceased. The circumstances surrounding his death are deemed to be suspicious.

Alberta Major Crimes Unit have taken carriage of the investigation and an autopsy will be conducted in the following days.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Maskwacis RCMP at 780-585-3767.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.