On July 16, 2020, at 4:40 p.m., Peace Regional RCMP and EMS responded to a report of an unconscious male outside of an apartment building in the area of 101 Street and 101 Avenue in Peace River.

RCMP and EMS provided care to an injured male who succumbed to his injuries on scene.

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes has taken over carriage of the investigation and remain on scene with the assistance of RCMP Forensic Identification Services.

An autopsy of the 42-year-old male from the Peace region, is scheduled for July 21, at the Edmonton Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

It is not believed that the public is at risk as a result of this incident.

Alberta RCMP Major Crimes are asking anyone who has any information relating to this event to contact the Peace Regional RCMP at [780] 624-6611, or your local police.

If you want 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.