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Police, arson team investigate body found in Burnaby park

Trails at Byrne Creek Ravine Park were behind police tape Thursday as police investigated a body found at a 'structure fire.'

Police and arson investigators were on scene at a Burnaby park where a body was found Thursday.

Burnaby RCMP located a deceased person at a “structure fire” in the area of Southridge Drive and Byrnepark Drive at about 10:45 a.m. Thursday, according to an emailed statement from the detachment.

Police are investigating, but media spokesperson Cpl. Mike Kalanj told the NOW there is currently “nothing to indicate that it’s a suspicious death.”

“There are no further details at this time,” Kalanj said.

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