Body Found after Grass Fire Extinguished


2017-08-05 08:46 PDT

File # 2017-28242

  On August 5th at approximately 2:00 am, the Langley RCMP was called to field adjacent the 6000 block of Glover Road by Langley Fire Department. In the process of extinguishing a grass fire the Fire Department had discovered an obviously deceased person.

Langley RCMP Serious Crime has assumed conduct of the investigation.  

The area surrounding the scene will be cordoned off for a significant amount of time.

Police are currently in the evidence gathering phase, no further information will be provided at this time. 

There is limited information as to the cause of the fire and the identity of the deceased.  Police will continue their investigation and engage the appropriate partners to assist.

If anyone has information that might assist with this investigation, they are asked to call Langley RCMP at 604-532-3200.


Released by

Cpl. Holly Largy

Media Relations Officer
Langley RCMP Detachment - "Connected with our Community"
22180 - 48A Avenue, Langley, BC V3A 8B7
Office: 604-532-3231
Cell: 778-991-7932
Fax: 604-532-3239


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