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IHIT looking into suspicious death near Hope

Last Updated Apr 21, 2017 at 10:02 am PDT

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Body found near Hope early Thursday morning

HOPE (NEWS 1130) – Early Thursday morning, Hope RCMP responded to a report of a body found on a rural Forest Service road in the Hope region.

We have very few details about the circumstances of who found the body, the nature of the death, or whether it was a man or a woman, but the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been called.

Police says they are currently in the evidence gathering phase, no further information will be provided at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation can call the IHIT tip information line at 1-877-551-4448 (IHIT) or email ihittipline@rcmp-grc.gc.ca or, should you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).