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RCMP identify Hedley murder victim

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March 11, 2013 - 11:25 AM

An alleged murder victim in Hedley has been identified as 55-year-old Douglas Smith.

Cst. Lesley Smith said the Southeast District Major Crime Unit continues to investigate the alleged homicide.

Last week, RCMP were called to the residence at about 8 p.m. on March 6. They found Smith dead.

The major crime unit  are looking for any witnesses who can provide police with information about this incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Princeton RCMP at (250) 295-6911. If you would like remain anonymous, please call CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Crimestoppers does not require the callers' names. They just want your information.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Shannon Quesnel at or call 250-488-3065.

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