Calgary

Brando Walker ID'd as man found dead on Tsuu T'ina Nation

The RCMP have released the identity of the 18-year-old homicide victim who was found near the Elbow River on Saturday just west of Calgary.

18-year-old man from Calgary found by two people fishing in Elbow River

Tsuu T'ina Nation Police are investigating after the body of Brando Walker, was found in the Elbow river. (Tsuu T'ina Nation Police Service)

The RCMP have released the identity of the 18-year-old homicide victim who was found in the Elbow River on Saturday just west of Calgary.

The partially burned body of Brando Walker was discovered by two people fishing on the Tsuu T'ina Nation, officials said.

An autopsy on Monday confirmed the death was the result of a homicide.

The RCMP Major Crimes Unit is conducting the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact RCMP at 403-420-4913 or anonymously through Crime Stoppers.