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Suspicious death in Lake Country

The RCMP Southeast District Major Crimes Unit are investigating a suspicious death in Lake Country. 

Lake Country RCMP were called to a residence with regards to a man down complaint on November 3.

The man has since passed away.

At around noon Saturday Lake Country RCMP and BC Ambulance Services attended a residence in the 9000 block of Highway 97 in response to a report of a “man down” laying by a vehicle at the location. 

The emergency responders found the man in an unresponsive state in medical distress. 

The 61-year-old man was transported to KGH by BC Ambulance for medical treatment where he remained until his passing on Tuesday.

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit and the BC Coroners Service are continuing their investigation into the man’s death.

RCMP investigators advise that anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged  to call the Lake Country RCMP at 250-768-2288 or via Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.  

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