Calgary, AB,

Death Investigation

The Calgary Police Service is currently investigating the death of a woman whose body was found east of Airdrie yesterday.

Shortly before 4 p.m., Monday, May 4, 2015, a work crew discovered a body in the ditch of the area of Range Road 285 and Township Road 264. The Airdrie RCMP responded and secured the immediate area for investigation.

An autopsy is currently under way by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to confirm the identity of the victim and the cause of death.

It is believed this incident may be connected to a March 2015 Calgary Police Service missing person investigation.

Further details will be released pending confirmation of the victim’s identity.