Oakfield Park homicide victim identified

Police have released the name of the man found in Oakfield Park New Year's Day. Mathew Anthony Penney of Dartmouth was 26.

Mathew Anthony Penney's burned body was found on New Year's Day

Nova Scotia police have released the name of the man found in Oakfield Provincial Park on New Year's Day.

Mathew Anthony Penney of Dartmouth was 26 years old.

The RCMP have not said how he died. His burned body was discovered on New Year's Day.

An autopsy was performed on Thursday.

Cpl. Scott MacRae asked anyone with information about the homicide to contact police.