The RCMP’s major crime unit is investigating after the body of a 26-year-old man was found Saturday morning at a home in Wetaskiwin, Alta.
In a news release Tuesday, RCMP said officers with the Wetaskiwin detachment were called to a home at around 7:30 a.m. Saturday “for a complaint of a male not breathing.”
EMS arrived at the home and declared the Wetaskiwin man dead.
An investigation revealed he had been involved in a previous altercation outside the home, police said.
RCMP said they believe it was an isolated incident.
Wetaskiwin is located about 70 kilometres southeast of Edmonton.