RCMP Major Crimes Unit investigates found human remains in Strathcona County

December 28, 2021
Sherwood Park, Alberta

News release

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit (MCU) has taken over carriage of found human remains investigation in Strathcona County, Alta.

On Dec. 27, 2021, Strathcona RCMP located the human remains of a deceased man in a rural subdivision off of Hwy 21 near Wye Road.

The circumstances surrounding the death of this individual and their found remains are believed to be suspicious. Investigators do not believe there is any threat to public safety as it relates to this suspicious death.

No further information will be provided until after an autopsy can be performed.

Anyone with information on the circumstances of this incident are asked to contact the Strathcona RCMP at 780-467-7749. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), online at www.P3Tips.com or by using the "P3 Tips" app available through the Apple App or Google Play Store.

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Contact information

Alberta RCMP Media Relations
780-509-3970

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