Terrace RCMP are investigating after a deceased man was located on Ferry Island June 24. Police vehicles and tape are seen here near the south end of the island on June 25. (Jake Wray/Terrace Standard)

Terrace RCMP investigating deceased man on Ferry Island

RCMP responded to a report of a missing person at around 11:30 p.m.

Terrace RCMP are investigating after a deceased man was found on Ferry Island late at night on Wednesday, June 24, according to an RCMP news release.

At around 11:30 p.m., RCMP responded to a call about a man that had not been seen for more than an hour near the back trail of the campground which is operated by the City of Terrace.

Police located a deceased man in the water near the path. The man was not from B.C. and his family has been contacted by the RCMP.

The BC Coroners Service and RCMP are investigating.

Terrace RCMP are asking anyone with information to call 250-638-7400.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Horgan makes campaign stop in Terrace and Kitimat

BC NDP leader met with local First Nations leaders, reiterated campaign promises

Unofficial holidays: Here’s what people are celebrating for the week of Sept. 27 to Oct. 3

World Farm Animals Day, Drink Beer Day and Virus Appreciation Day are all coming up this week

‘Monkey Beach’ supernatural film adaptation premiers at VIFF

Based on Kitamaat author Eden Robinson’s debut, mystical novel

COVID-19 cases grow to 13 at B.C. First Nation near Fort St. James

“This is very serious,” says Nak’azdli Whut’en Chief

Ecosocialists nominate candidate for Stikine

Edward Quinlan is the new party’s regional director for Skeena and Bulkley Valley regions

QUIZ: Do you know what’s on TV?

Fall is normally the time when new television shows are released

The holiday everyone needs this year: Vote for your favourite in Fat Bear Week 2020

Voters will get to decide who gets to take home this year’s most coveted prize

Canadian ski resorts wrestle with pandemic-vs.-profit dilemma as COVID-19 persists

Few are actually restricting the total number of skiers they allow on the hill

Victoria-area RCMP locate high-risk sex offender thanks to help of taxi cab driver

Scott Jones wanted on a Canada-wide warrant, ‘a risk to women and girls,’ police say

A (virtual) walk around the world by 88-year-old B.C. man

George Doi says it’s simple: ‘I like walking’

Join Black Press Media and Do Some Good

Pay it Forward program supports local businesses in their community giving

End of CERB means uncertainty for some, new system for others

As of a week ago, the CERB had paid out $79.3 billion to 8.8 million people

Horgan, Wilkinson trade barbs over MSP premiums, health care at campaign stops

Horgan called a snap election for Oct. 24 earlier this week

Most Read