Police investigate after dead body found in Prince Albert

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Police have launched an investigation after finding a body on 15 Street East.

The Prince Albert Police Service reported that the body of a 46-year-old male was found, deceased, on the 400 block of 15 Street East shortly after 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

In a press release, police said they are looking to speak with two unknown individuals who discovered the body. The two apparently left the scene before police arrived.

The service’s Criminal Investigation Division is working with the Office of the Chief Coroner. An autopsy will take place to determine the cause of death, police reported.

If anyone has information on this investigation please contact Prince Albert Police Service at 306-953-4222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.