Whitehorse RCMP and Yukon Coroner’s Service respond to a new report of found body

Whitehorse, Yukon – This is a joint release between Yukon RCMP and the Yukon Coroner’s Service.

At approximately 2:00 p.m. on June 5, 2020, Whitehorse RCMP responded to a report of a deceased person floating in Schwatka Lake, south of Whitehorse. RCMP attended the scene and recovered the body of an adult female. A positive identification has been made and police are in the process of notifying next of kin.

Coroner
File Photo

Criminality is not believed to be a factor. Whitehorse RCMP is working closely with the Yukon Coroner’s Service in this investigation and no further information will be released at this time.

Yukon RCMP

You might also be interested in:

Whitehorse RCMP and Yukon Coroner’s Service respond to report of found body



Please help spread the word by "sharing" our reports on your social media accounts.



Drug Reports