Male in Custody after Fatal Incident

The Comox Valley RCMP are currently on scene at a residence located on the 500 block of 6th Ave, in Courtenay.

The Comox Valley RCMP were called to the residence during the early morning hours of June 30th 2017. Upon arrival, a deceased 25 year old male Courtenay resident was located outside the residence.

A 37 year old male, from Courtenay, has been arrested for this incident and remains in custody, as the investigation continues. The victim and the suspect were known to each other.

The Comox Valley RCMP General Investigation Section and Forensic Identification Service are assisting with this investigation. (2017-8708)