RCMP said an autopsy took place in Vancouver on May 4th confirmed that the death of Kevin Edward McGowan, 41, was a homicide.
McGowan, who only just moved to Dawson City was found dead in the downtown area in the early hours of April 30. RCMP are not releasing the cause of death at this time.
Anyone with information related to McGowan’s death is asked to contact investigators at (867) 993-2677.
Update May 20th, 2021
Yukon RCMP Major Crime Unit and Historical Case Unit arrested Kane Morgan, 29, on May 18th in Dawson City and charged him with second-degree murder in relation to the death of Kevin McGowan.