Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crimes investigating sudden death in Meadow Lake

December 29, 2022
Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan

News release


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Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crimes is investigating a sudden death reported to Meadow Lake RCMP on December 27, 2022.

At approximately 9 p.m. on December 27, officers responded to a report of a deceased male at a continuing care home in Meadow Lake. Initial investigation has determined an altercation occurred between two residents at the home. Staff located one of them, a 78-year-old male, injured. While staff assisted, the male went into medical distress. He was pronounced deceased by EMS. His family has been notified and Victim Services offered to them.

Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crimes continues to investigate the circumstances of this sudden death and an autopsy on the deceased male is scheduled for the coming days. No charges have been laid and investigators do not believe there is a risk to public safety.


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