Man found dead outside residence in the Town of Spanish


(SPANISH, ON) – On July 4, 2017, shortly after 12:00 p.m., members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) from Manitoulin and East Algoma Detachments, as well as the OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT) responded to an unresponsive male, located outside a residence in the Town of Spanish.

The male’s identity is not being released at this time. A post-mortem examination is scheduled for July 6, 2017, to determine the cause of death at the Office of the Chief Coroner-Ontario Forensic Pathology Service (OCC-OFPS) in Sudbury.

The OPP East Algoma Crime Unit and Forensic Identification Services (FIS), under the direction of OPP Criminal Investigation Branch (CIB) Detective Inspector Mark Zulinski, will continue to carry out a thorough and professional investigation into this death. Further information will be provided as it becomes available. 

Anyone with any information regarding this incident should immediately contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122. 

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