Officers investigate sudden death in downtown Edmonton

An EPS cruiser is seen in the area of Rowland Road, between 95 Street and Alex Taylor Road, Thursday evening (CTV News Edmonton/Sean McClune).

The Edmonton Police Service (EPS) is investigating a sudden death in downtown Edmonton Thursday evening.

Carolin Maran, EPS spokesperson, told CTV News Edmonton that officers responded to the report of a sudden death around 5 p.m. in the area of Rowland Road and Alex Taylor Road.

"The nature of this death remains under investigation at this time," Maran added. "There is no further information currently available."