Abbotsford resident finds dead body on the side of the road

Feb 16 2020, 9:50 am

An Abbotsford resident found a body at the side of a rural road in the community, and police are treating the death as suspicious.

The person found the body in a forested area near a gravel pit, in the 37000 block of Keeping Road. They called 911 at 1:40 pm on Saturday.

Sgt. Judy Bird said in a news release that the Abbotsford Police Department will be transferring the investigation to the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team.

Anyone with information about what happened should contact the IHIT tip line at 1-877-551-4448 or CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477, Bird added.