Truro Police Service said they were called to an apartment building on Robie Street at around 2am on September 5th on the report of a suspicious death.
On arrival police located a deceased 23-year-old man. Police did not reveal his identity, however, friends and family identified him as Prabhjot Singh Katri. He had been returning from his job as a taxi driver to the apartment that he shared with his sister and her husband.
Police are investigating the death as a homicide and say there is no risk to the public.
A GoFundMe set up to send his body home to India.