Body of missing man found

July 21, 2021
Whitehorse, Yukon

News release

The body of a man missing since July 17, 2021, was found on July 19, 2021, in the Takhini area of Whitehorse.

The man was reported missing to Whitehorse RCMP on July 18, 2021, after family said he had not returned home when expected. Police investigated all leads provided from friends and family, followed up with possible witnesses, and conducted patrols and enquiries in areas where he had ties and connections. Police were alerted to the discovery of the body on the afternoon of July 19, 2021.

There is no risk to the general public, and police have notified the family of the deceased.

The Yukon Coroner's Service is investigating the death.

Released by:
Constable Carlie McCann
Whitehorse RCMP

867 667-5551


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