The Strathcona County RCMP are looking for some help in a sudden death investigation.
 
On Mar.24, 34-year-old Myrah (Murray) Whitstone's body was found near Range Road 213 north of Yellowhead Trail.
 
A day earlier at around 12:45 a.m., Whitstone was seen interacting with a man in a light-coloured Dodge Journey. The van was last spotted travelling west along 118 Avenue.
 
The RCMP are looking for any information in regards to her wherabouts between 12:45 a.m. on Mar.23 and 8 a.m. on Mar.24.
 
As for the cause of death, police are still waiting for toxicology results from the Edmonton Medical Examiner's office.
 
Whitstone was connected to the transgender community in Edmonton.
 
Pic 4.jpgPolice are looking for information on the van pictured above.

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