Investigation into dead body found in burned out vehicle near Stettler continues

Investigation into dead body found in burned out vehicle near Stettler continues

STETTLER — The circumstances of a body found in a burned vehicle earlier this week remain a mystery as Mounties continue their investigation.

On Friday, police involved in the investigation said reports were being reviewed and the investigation was continuing.

An autopsy was performed on Monday at the officer of the Chief Medical Examiner in Calgary. The results have yet to be released.

On Dec. 10, Stettler RCMP were called to a complaint of a burned vehicle in the rural Stettler area. Through their investigation they found there was a dead person inside the vehicle.

RCMP Major Crimes are assisting Stettler RCMP with the investigation.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Stettler RCMP at 403-742-3382 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or report it online at www.tipsubmit.com.