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Missing Yukon man found dead

The 31-year-old man was last seen in the Fox Lake area last week. RCMP say his body was found earlier on Sunday.

RCMP say the death is not considered suspicious

Police say they found the 31-year-old's body earlier Sunday. (Bruce Tilley/CBC)

Editor's note: CBC has removed the name of the man because it is no longer in the public interest.

Yukon RCMP say a man they had asked for the public's help in locating is dead.

Police say they found the 31-year-old's body earlier Sunday.

His death is not considered suspicious.

He had last been seen in the Fox Lake area, north of Whitehorse, last week.

According to posts on the Yukon RCMP's Facebook and Twitter pages, the Yukon Coroner's Service is now leading the investigation.

Corrections

  • RCMP previously stated the man is 35 years old. In fact, he is 31.
    May 06, 2018 10:49 AM CT