UPDATED: Police verifies the identify of deceased man

Man’s body was found in downtown park on Aug. 7.

Red Deer RCMP have verified the identity of a dead man they had located back in August.

Police responded to a report of a deceased man in a city park in the downtown area the morning of Aug. 7, 2017. It was determined the death was not suspicious.

Since then, police were looking to identify the man and were seeking public assistance.

Police have sent out a next of kin notification.



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