April 29, 2014 8:24 pm

Kelowna RCMP need help reconstructing last moments of man found dead in the Okanagan River

Andrew Scott Gangl

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Kelowna RCMP are trying to trace the final moments of a 24-year-old Alberta man whose body was found in the Okanagan River. 

The body of Andrew Scott Gangl was recovered from the river around 9 a.m. last Friday.

Gangl was last seen walking near the Okanagan Falls Elementary school in the area of Cedar Street in Okanagan Falls on Thursday, April 24 shortly after 7 p.m.

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Investigators says his death appears to be suspicious and they want to track his whereabouts up until his body was found.

Investigators are interested in hearing from anyone concerning any possible sightings of Gangl during the afternoon of April 24 up until his body was discovered Friday morning.

Investigators are also interested in hearing from anyone who was in the area of the Okanagan River, including Skaha Dam, Okanagan Falls Provincial Campground and nearby walking paths during that same time period.

Gangl is described as Caucasian, 5’7″ and 140 pounds. He has a slim build, blue eyes and red-blonde hair.

When he was last seen he was possibly wearing black Chicago Blackhawks baseball hat, dark coloured jacket, blue Adidas runners with red stripes and a black backpack.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the RCMP Southeast District Tip line at 1-877-987-8477 or remain anonymous by calling Crime Stoppers.

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