Body found in Vernon; death considered suspicious

The RCMP is investigating after a body was found in Vernon.

Corporal Dan Moskaluk says it was discovered in the Silver Star Road area early yesterday morning.

“There was an initial examination of the scene by our uniformed members, which led them to engage our Major Crimes Unit, given that the initial findings reflected that this was going to be considered as a suspicious death”

The body was found near the intersection of Wilson Jackson Road and Jordashe Road.

No further information is being released.

“We’re not in a position just as of yet to indicate any details about the deceased, but however the investigation is ongoing” Moskaluk said.

The BC Coroners Service is also involved in the investigation.