Wetaskiwin RCMP Investigating Dead Body Found on Train Tracks

Wetaskiwin police investigate remains found near grain elevator

  • Jun. 8, 2016 5:00 p.m.

Submitted by Wetaskiwin RCMP

 

In the early morning hours of June 8th, 2016, the Wetaskiwin RCMP located a deceased male on the train tracks near the grain elevator in the city.  Police started a search of the area after a citizen waved down an officer notifying him of the possible situation. A Collision Reconstructionist was brought it no assist. Police have not yet identified the deceased, and this investigation is still ongoing. Any updates will issues as they become available.

If you have any information about this or any other crime please contact the Wetaskiwin RCMP at 780-312-7267 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.tipsubmit.com . You do not need to submit your name to Crime Stoppers, and if your information leads to an arrest or the recovery of property you could be eligible for a cash donation.

 

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