At approximately 9:00 am on Monday, July 4, 2011, the RPS responded to the north end of Wascana Lake (by the band-shell) for a report of a deceased person in the lake. The post-mortem examination ordered by the Office of the Chief Coroner has been completed. Preliminary examination reveals no indication of foul play; however, the Regina Police Service, in conjunction with the Office of the Chief Coroner, will continue the investigation in order to clarify the circumstances surrounding the death.
The family of the deceased male has been notified. The deceased is 77 year-old Joseph Geza NEMETH, of Regina.