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Police treating the death of a 12 year old boy as suspicious

RCMP said they received report of the missing youth on July 7th, and were advised that the the boy had been missing for five days.

Search and rescue officials found the boy’s remains on July 8th in an industrial area in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut.

Nunavut RCMP are treating the death of a 12 year old boy as suspicious.

Anyone who may have information on this incident to call the office at 867-645-0123

If investigators classify the death of the boy as a homicide, he will be the third Nunavut homicide in the past 15 days.

June 25 – John Doe, Gjoa Haven NU
July 3 – Dorkas Erkloo, Pond Inlet NU