Homicide unit investigating suspicious death in Osborne Village

A file photo of a Winnipeg Police cruiser. File/Global News

Homicide detectives are investigating what Winnipeg police are calling a suspicious death in Osborne Village.

Emergency crews responded to a report of an unresponsive man found on the ground in the 400 block of River Avenue around 7:15 a.m. Thursday.

First responders determined the man was dead.

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Firefighters find body after Young Street fire

Police have not identified the man.

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In a release later in the day Thursday, police said the man’s death is suspicious and the homicide unit has taken over the investigation.

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Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-TIPS.


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