Regina police find dead body near downtown – News Talk 980 CJME

Regina police find dead body near downtown - News Talk 980 CJME
Were you dressed up as Harley Quinn for Halloween? Regina police may need your help
The Regina Police Service is investigating a man’s death after his body was found near the city’s downtown area on Thursday night.

In an emailed news release, the police service said officers were called to the 1800 block of St. John Street at about 11:20 p.m., where they found the man’s body.

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They secured the area, and called the coroner and members from the Forensic Identification and Major Crimes.

They are asking anyone with information about the circumstances of his death call them, or Crime Stoppers.

Regina police are investigating after a man was found dead on the 1800 block of St. John St. Thursday night. 

This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows, from left, Jai Courtney as Boomerang, Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn, Will Smith as Deadshot, Karen Fukuhara as Katana, Joel Kinnaman as Rick Flag, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje as Killer Croc and Jay Hernandez as Diablo, in a scene from “Suicide Squad.” (Clay Enos/Warner Bros. Pictures via AP)

REGINA — If you were dressed up as Harley Quinn this year for Halloween, Regina police might be able to use your help tracking down a suspect.

In a media release sent more than seven hours later police said, “At this early stage, many questions remain but additional investigation will add more information to clarify the circumstances of this individual’s death. ”

Police say someone dressed as the Batman character was outside a bar in the 600 block of Victoria Avenue on Oct. 27 and may have witnessed an incident outside the bar.

Officers responded to the 1800 block of St. John Street for a report of a deceased male after 11 p.m. Nov. 7. EMS also responded and confirmed the person was dead.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Anyone who has information to offer is encouraged to contact the Regina Police Service at 306-777-6500 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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