Police continue to investigate sudden death

Lethbridge Regional Police continue to investigate the death of a man whose body was found this morning in a south side park.

Just after 8 a.m. police responded to a report of a deceased male after a passerby located the man’s body in Kinsmen Park along the 1000 block of 9 Avenue South.

The deceased has been tentatively identified and police are in the process of notifying his next of kin.

Police have cleared the scene but the investigation is ongoing. An autopsy has been scheduled for Wednesday at the Medical Examiner’s Office in Calgary.

At this time there is no evidence to suggest any ongoing risk to the general public.

Police are asking anyone who was in the area during the early morning hours or anyone with information about this matter to call 403-328-4444.