Po­lice ask for help af­ter body found

Edmonton Journal - - CITY -

The body of a man found on a road Wed­nes­day morn­ing in St. Al­bert has RCMP ask­ing for pub­lic tips.

The body was found near Pound­maker Road and Sir Win­ston Churchill Av­enue around 5:24 a.m.

Den­nis Birkholz, who lives in the area, said his wife saw the body on her way to work at about 6:30 a.m.

“My wife was cry­ing. She said, ‘I just saw a dead body.’ She was go­ing to work, you don’t ex­pect stuff like that,” he said.

RCMP are ask­ing any­one who saw any­thing sus­pi­cious in the area be­tween 10 p.m. Tues­day and 6 a.m. Wed­nes­day to call them at 780-458-7700 or CrimeStop­pers at 800-222-TIPS (8477).

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