Homicide not being ruled out in death of 27-year woman in city’s north end in May: Saint John Police

Police say the death of Courtney MacKenzie, whose body was discovered in the north end of Saint John, is being treated as suspicious. (COURTESY SAINT JOHN POLICE FORCE)

Police in New Brunswick say the suspicious death of a 27-year-old Saint John woman in May is also being investigated as an indignity to a dead human body.

Courtney MacKenzie was found dead at a residence on Victoria Street in the north end on May 11.

Saint John Police Force says homicide has not been ruled out.

"The investigation continues to evolve as investigators are diligently interviewing witnesses, reviewing physical and electronic records, as well as collecting and analyzing forensic evidence," says a new release.

Prior to her death, MacKenzie was previously reported missing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.