Deceased Male Found In Backyard 400 Block Ave E South

At 11:15 A.M., March 9th, 2008, Saskatoon Police Officers were flagged down by a citizen and responded to the backyard of a residence in the 400 block Ave E South where they found a deceased 27 year old man. The deceased was known to the residents.

Investigators from Major Crime and the Forensic Identification Section were called in to process the scene and initiate an investigation into the circumstances surrounding this death.

After the preliminary investigation, Major Crime do not suspect foul play in this death.

The Coroner's Office will be ordering an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death. Time and date are not known at this time.

(Occurrence Number: 08-21690)