Ridge Meadows RCMP said a man’s body was discovered in a wooded area west of Golden Ears bridge on April 17th at approximately 12:00pm.
Investigators said the death is suspicious in nature and the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT) has been deployed. While it is early in the investigation, the victim has been identified and police advise there is no threat to general public safety.
Update April 20th
The victim has been identified as 31-year old Randy Semotiuk of Maple Ridge, in hopes of advancing their investigation.
Anyone with information relating to this incident please contact the IHIT Information Line at 1-877-551-IHIT (4448) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.