Update- Suspicious Death - 200 Block Avenue F North

Members of the Saskatoon Police Service Major Crime Section continue to investigate a suspicious death following a fire at a home in the 200 block of Avenue F North.

An autopsy which began today, is still underway. An update will be provided once the procedure is complete.

A 39 year old man has been charged with arson in connection with the fire. He appeared in court today on the charge.

Anyone with information on this death or the fire is asked to contact the SPS at 306-975-8300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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Saskatoon Police Major Crime Section is investigating a suspicious death after the Saskatoon Fire Department located a deceased body while responding to a fire earlier this morning at a home in the 200 block of Avenue F North. 

Police remain on scene. The deceased has not yet been positively identified.

Major Crime Investigators are working with the Officer of the Chief Coroner. The SPS Forensic Identification Unit is also assisting in the investigation. 

(Occurrence Number: 18-69970)