Body found outside at the Jackson campus of SAS

Police are indicating there was no foul play involved after the discovery of a body at the Jackson Campus of Salmon Arm Secondary.

  • Feb. 1, 2016 2:00 p.m.

Police are indicating there was no foul play involved after the discovery of a body Monday morning at the Jackson Campus of Salmon Arm Secondary.

The body of an 27-year-old man was discovered at 6 a.m. below the school’s tennis courts near the field house.The man’s family has been notified of his death, but the identity of the victim has not been released by the Coroner’s Service.

While students arrived to find an area blocked off with police tape, Salmon Arm RCMP Sgt. Andrew Hunter says there was no indications of a suspicious death and the investigation has now been turned over to the BC Coroner’s Service.

Principal Reid Findlay sent a notice home with students to inform them of the difficult situation and asking them to contact him with any concerns.