Surrey: Shortly before 7a.m.  29 January, Surrey RCMP attended a residence in the 10800 Block of 132 St to assist  Surrey fire Department at the scene of a fire in  outbuildings in the back yard.

A short time later a deceased male was located in one of the buildings.

Neither the cause of the fire or the death have been confirmed. BC Coroners Service has been notified. The identity of the deceased is not known to this point.  No further details are available.

Officers are interviewing witnesses and canvassing the area for further information. Surrey RCMP’s Major Crime Unit is currently investigating and more details will be released as they become available.

Anyone with further information who has not already spoken to police is asked to contact Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502 or, if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or