Suspicious Sudden Death Investigation Continues

Date:   Feb 23, 2015

File # 15-7337

Victoria BC – The Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crimes Unit, VicPD and the BC Coroners Service are continuing to investigate the suspicious sudden death of Peter Hunter Thompson.

VIIMCU are looking to speak with anyone who may have seen Peter Hunter Thompson leading up to the discovery of his body on Wednesday, February 18th, 2015.

Investigators are hoping to speak to anyone who may have known Thompson. They are specifically looking to speak to anyone who may have seen Thompson leading up to the discovery of his body on Wednesday, February 18th.

VicPD officers were called to the 400-block of Michigan Street on that date at approximately 9 a.m. for a sudden death report. Through the investigation, officers realized further investigation would be needed. VIIMCU was called in to investigate.

At this time there is no indication that there is any risk to the public.

If you have any information on this case, please contact VicPD on the non-emergency line at 250-995-7654, or report it anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.