Morinville RCMP are asking for the public's help in a suspicious death case.
On Tuesday (October 17), the RCMP received a call about a man found dead in a rural road ditch in Sturgeon County.
Police have confirmed the deceased man is 27-year-old Kevin Yellowbird of Edmonton.
Yellowbird may have family and friends in the Ma-Me-O Beach area.
The RCMP are treating the death as suspicious and have called in their Major Crimes Unit and Forensic Identification Section to help in the investigation.
An autopsy was completed yesterday (October 18), but the results are being held back until tests are completed.
If anyone has any information that could help investigators, call the Morinville RCMP at (780) 939-4520 or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.

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