Rainy River OPP investigates sudden death in Fort Frances
Rainy River OPP are investigating a sudden death in Fort Frances.
At around 10:14 am on January 25th, police located a deceased person at a business in Portage Avenue. The officers had been in the area investigating another matter. Emergency Response Services were called to the scene, where the victim was pronounced dead.
The deceased has been identified as Daniel Morrison, age 37, of Lac La Croix First Nation.
Police have determined the death to be suspicious, and investigators believe there is no threat to public safety.
An investigation is being conducted by the Fort Frances OPP Detachment and Crime Unit, assisted by the OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit and OPP Regional Support Team, under the director of the OPP Criminal Investigation Branch, and in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Coroner for Ontario and Ontario Forensic Pathology Service.
Police are asking anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or on their website at ontariocrimestoppers.ca.