Winnipeg police identify man found dead on King Street

Winnipeg’s homicide unit is investigating after finding a 23-year-old man dead at a King Street apartment block.

Police say 23-year-old Jamie Cook was found dead on King Street on Wednesday

Winnipeg police investigate in the 400 block of King Street on Wednesday, after a man's body was discovered at the location. (CBC)

Winnipeg’s homicide unit is investigating after finding a 23-year-old man dead at a King Street apartment block.

Officers went to the apartment around 8 a.m. Wednesday to check on the well-being of a man, but when they arrived, they found Jamie Cook dead.

The homicide unit is now investigating Cook’s death, and autopsy results are pending.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at  204-786-8477.