Vanderhoof RCMP were called to the Hillview Motel around 8:00 PM on Wednesday, May 16 and discovered a deceased adult. (Photo / Colin Macgillivray)

Body found in Vanderhoof motel

Police currently investigating suspicious death

Per a press release issued by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Vanderhoof RCMP were called to the Hillview Motel, a local hotel in the area, around 8:00 PM on Wednesday, May 16.

Upon arriving, police discovered a deceased adult.

According to the release, the death appears to be suspicious and Vanderhoof RCMP called the North District Major Crime Unit for further assistance.

Police are currently asking anyone with any information to call the Vanderhoof RCMP at (250) 567-2222 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

The release also states that no further information will be released at this time.

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