On March 17, 2022, around 10 p.m., officers were called to the 1600-block of Monterey Place, where they located a dead person inside a vehicle. The death is being treated as suspicious.
“We are asking the public for assistance in helping us establish the vehicle’s movements during this past week,” said Todd Wiebe, Staff Sergeant of the Kamloops RCMP Serious Crime Unit.
Police are looking for information on the van’s travel in Kamloops and surrounding rural areas and communities, including Barriere, Clearwater, Valemount, Savana, Cache Creek, and other spots along those corridors.
The vehicle is described as:
-white rental van
-BCLP PJ 9131
-company markings and logos
More information will be released to help further the investigation as it becomes available.
The Serious Crime Unit, General Investigation Service Team, Forensic Identification Service, Police Dog Service, and frontline officers are all actively engaged in assisting.
The BC Coroner’s Service is conducting a concurrent investigation.