Investigation into the death of an adult female in Regina Tuesday morning is continuing, with police working in conjunction with the Saskatchewan Coroners Service. Police investigators have not found any evidence of criminal wrongdoing at this stage and have moved into a support role, with the Coroners Service leading the investigation.
This investigation began on Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at approximately 7:28 a.m. when police received a call reporting a sick or injured person in front of a building in the 1300 block of 23rd Avenue. Police and EMS went to the location and found an adult female lying, unresponsive, in the snow. EMS confirmed that the female was deceased; police secured the scene, requesting the resources of Forensic Identification and the Coroner. Officers confirmed the identity of the deceased person and her next-of-kin were notified. The deceased person’s name will not be released by police at this time.
This investigation, including tests ordered by the Saskatchewan Coroners Service, will continue in order to determine the circumstances of this person’s death. As with any investigation, anyone who may have information to assist police and the Coroners Service is asked to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).