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Update – Delta Police recover body in water

At this point Delta Police have found nothing suspicious regarding the death of the individual found in the water, January 17, near Ladner Harbour Park.

Police have confirmed the identity of the individual, however, they are still in the process of trying to contact that person’s family.

The investigation remains ongoing, however, unless new evidence comes to light, police will not be commenting further on this matter.

Original press release is below.


Delta Police recover body in water – investigation ongoing

At approximately 9:45 am this morning Delta Police were contacted by a person out walking their dog near Ladner Harbour Park, who reported seeing a body in the water.

Delta Police attended to the scene immediately. With the assistance of the Delta Fire Department and the New Westminster Police boat, police were able to recover the body.

The Delta Forensic Identification Section is also on scene. At this point the identity of the deceased has not been determined.

Police are currently working to determine more details. The investigation is ongoing, and police have no further information at this time that can be publically released.