December 11, 2016 4:05 pm

Body found inside burnt vehicle in rural Alberta: Stettler RCMP

Stettler RCMP were called a burnt vehicle and found a body inside.

Darrell Patton / Global News

After being called to a report of a burnt vehicle near Stettler, Alta. Saturday, Mounties discovered a dead person inside.

RCMP received the call at 11:43 a.m. on Dec. 10, 2016.

Now, RCMP Major Crimes unit is helping Stettler officers with the investigation.

An autopsy is scheduled to be done on Monday at the office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Calgary.

RCMP stressed the investigation is still in its early stages and asked anyone with information on the incident to call (403) 742-3382.

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