Missing person found deceased

The RCMP helicopter was involved in a search for a missing person. Police said Saturday the individual was found deceased and there is no criminal investigation. photo submitted

Penticton RCMP now say a reported missing person has been found deceased however there is no a criminal investigation at this time.

Cpl. Don Wrigglesworth said Saturday search and rescue as well as the RCMP helicopter were involved in the case Friday.

The helicopter had been seen landing at a local school.

The matter is now in the hands of the BC Coroner’s Service.