Body Pulled from Red River Near St. Vital Park

July 7, 2016 11:29 AM | News

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police recovered a man’s body from the Red River on Wednesday afternoon near St. Vital Park.

Police say the identity of the deceased isn’t being released, pending notification of next of kin.

The river patrol responded at around 3:50 p.m. after a passerby called police.

An autopsy is pending and the cause of death is unconfirmed.

No further details have been released.

— Staff