More information has been released regarding a suspicious death in Strathcona County.

Around 9:45 p.m. on Monday (Dec.27), Strathcona County RCMP members went to a residential address near Wye Road in the Wye Cliff residential subdivision, after a man's body was discovered outside by area homeowners.

An autopsy determined the death was a homicide -- the cause is being withheld at this time for investigative purposes.

The man has been identified as 28-year-old Justin Larocque.

RCMP determined Larocque had recently been to an Edmonton residence near 109 Avenue and 97 Street. As such, EPS Homicide Section detectives have taken responsibility for the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to contact the EPS at 780-423-4567.