RCMP are investigating a sudden death that happened in town last week.

At approximately 11:39 p.m. on June 5, police were called about an injured adult male who was non-responsive in a residence on Union Street.

NWT Coroner services is assisting with the sudden death investigation and the NT RCMP major crimes unit, along with the NT RCMP Forensic Identification Services, are investigating if the cause of death is criminal in nature.

No charges have been laid and the investigation is still in process.

Anyone with information to this file is asked to call Inuvik RCMP at 777-1111 or anonymously online through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477, or texting: “nwtnutips” plus your message to 274637.


Eric Bowling

A lover of knowledge and adventure, Eric Bowling jumped at the opportunity to write for the Inuvik Drum and to see the world from a totally different vantage point. He has covered just about everything...

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