City Police are investigating a suspicious death in downtown Medicine Hat.

Officers were called out to the 400 block of 5th Ave SE to check on a missing person Thursday (Dec. 13) afternoon.

Upon arriving, officers found a deceased male.

The Major Crimes unit determined the death suspicious in nature and the body has been take to Calgary for further examination by the Medical Examiner.

Once the autopsy is complete and preliminary results are provided to the investigators, more information will be released.

Police say there are no public safety concerns at this time.

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