RCMP in Whitehorse are investigating a reported "sudden death" at a residence in the McIntyre subdivision.

Whitehorse suspicious death

Whitehorse RCMP investigate a 'sudden death' in the the McIntyre subdivision, Apr. 19, 2017. (Mike Rudyk/CBC)

Emergency vehicles were stationed outside a residence on Murphy Rd. since early Wednesday morning. Officials could be seen entering and leaving the residence wearing masks and protective clothing.

A police news release provides few details, saying officers had received a report of a death.

The Whitehorse Major Crimes Unit and Forensic Identification Section are investigating.