Body found on Tranquille

The Kamloops RCMP is investigating the discovery of a body near the Overlanders Bridge.

The RCMP received a call from BC Ambulance that a male body was lying on the ground near 100 block of Tranquille Road at 2:30 p.m.

Officers attended and began an investigation into the death of the man, whose identity is currently unknown.

The cause of death is also unknown at this time, but the Kamloops Major Crime Unit and the Coroner's Office conducted an initial investigation at the scene.

Further investigation into the cause of death will continue under the direction of the BC Coroners Office.

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