The Onion Lake RCMP is investigating a death of man, the circumstances of which they’re calling suspicious.

Just before 4PM on April 15th, officers were flagged down by a witness who had found the man in medical distress outside of a home. When EMS attendees arrived on scene, they pronounced the man dead.

The victim is only currently being described as a man from the Onion Lake Cree Nation. His family has been notified.

The investigation into his death continues, with the assistance of the The Saskatchewan General Investigation Section, North Battleford RCMP Forensic Identification, RCMP Major Crime Unit North and the Saskatchewan Coroners Service.

An autopsy was conducted in Saskatoon on April 16th.