A 37-year-old man was found dead at a Fort Frances business earlier this week, and police are now investigating the circumstances surrounding the death.

The Rainy River OPP say on January 25 at 10:14 a.m., officers located the deceased person at a Portage Avenue business while they were investigating another matter in the area.

Rainy River district EMS were called to the scene and the victim was shortly pronounced deceased. Police have since determined the death to be suspicious, but don’t believe there is any threat to the public’s safety.

The deceased has been identified as 37-year-old Daniel Morrison of Lac La Croix First Nation. A post-mortem examination was conducted in Kenora on January 26.

Anyone with any information regarding the investigation is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).