UPDATE – The RCMP state that shortly after 1pm they received a phone call about a deceased male at the Blue Belle Motel. At this time, the RCMP do not believe the circumstances surrounding his death are suspicious and have turned over the investigation to the B.C. Coroner.
The name of the deceased has not been released pending notification of next of kin.
The Fort St. John RCMP are investigating an incident at the Blue Belle Motel on the Alaska Highway.
At the moment, the RCMP won’t comment publicly about the incident, but witnesses state the RCMP arrived on scene shortly after 1pm, Sunday.
Police have one room in the motel cordoned off and remain on scene.
Once we get more information from the RCMP, we will pass it along.