Body discovered in Cold Lake

A 29-year-old man has been discovered dead inside his home on the Cold Lake First Nation.

A 29-year-old man was discovered dead Saturday night inside his home on the Cold Lake First Nation.

Cold Lake RCMP deemed the death suspicious, and the detachment is being assisted by RCMP major crimes, the RCMP forensic identification section, Cold Lake GIS and RCMP police dog services.

Police have not released the name of the victim. An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday in Edmonton.

The Cold Lake First Nation is about 10 kilometres south of the city of Cold Lake, Alta., and 300 kilometres northeast of Edmonton.