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Police called to Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge


Fredericton Police Force (FPF), along with other first responders, were called to the Bill Thorpe Walking Bridge early in the morning of Feb. 28, 2023, after a report of a body had been seen along the banks of the river.

Patrols, along with the FPF’s Major Crime Team and the Forensic Investigations Unit,  were all on scene during the search.

The operation concluded around 10:30 a.m.. Police continue their investigation and are not releasing any further details at this time.

We thank the public for their cooperation. 


Media contact:

Sonya Gilks

Fredericton Police Force