Inuvik RCMP are investigating the sudden death of a 56-year-old man.
RCMP confirmed to Inuvik Drum that they received a phone call approximately 10 a.m. May 12 about a body near Distributor St. Upon responding, police found a 56-year-old male deceased.
The investigation is still in its early stage, but both police and the Office of the Chief Coroner are involved.
A cause of death has not been determined and the man’s identity have not been released yet. A postmortem examination has been ordered.
At this time, police say there is no evidence of criminal cause to the death.