Selkirk RCMP respond to drowning

July 5, 2021
RM of St Andrews, Manitoba

News release

On July 4, 2021, at approximately 5:00 pm, Selkirk RCMP received a report of a possible drowning in a rock quarry located on Taylor Road in the RM of St Andrews.

Officers were advised that a 4-year-old boy, from the RM of Dufferin, was playing in the water near the beach when a family member lost site of the child.

Emergency Services were immediately contacted and upon arrival, conducted a water and ground search.

At approximately 7:25 pm, the body of the 4-year-old had been recovered from the water.

Selkirk RCMP continue to investigate.


Contact information

Sgt. Paul Manaigre, Media Relations Officer
RCMP Media Relations
Twitter @rcmpmb | @GRCManitoba |

File number: 2021-963822

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