Post-mortem being done on dead man found in Appleton

Posted on: May 2, 2017

A post mortem examination is scheduled for today, May 2, at Ottawa Hospital on the deceased 50-year old male that was found in the Village of Appleton on May 1.

The investigation, which is in its preliminary stages, is being conducted by the Lanark County Crime Unit, with the assistance of the OPP Forensic Identification Services Unit (FISU). There are no public safety issues and no suspects are being sought.

OPP are asking if you have any information on this investigation that you contact the Lanark County detachment, during business hours at 613-267-2626 or toll free 24/7 at 1-888-310-1122.

If you have information on this incident but wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).