The Nanaimo RCMP, along with the BC Coroner’s Service is investigating the discovery of a body found earlier this afternoon on Blueback beach.
The beach is located off the Icarus Drive water front, in the north end of Nanaimo.
Several people out for a walk discovered the deceased and called 911.
The BC Coroner’s Service along with the Nanaimo RCMP Forensic Identification Unit has been notified and is on scene.
No further information is available at this time.