Sudden death reported in Inuvik

(File photo/CKLB)

Inuvik RCMP has reported a sudden death in the community.

A 47-year-old woman was found unresponsive and medevac to Yellowknife around 6:40 p.m. on Saturday, May 22.

The woman died on May 23.

NT RCMP Major Crimes Unit and the office of the chief coroner have begun an investigation and a post – mortem examination has been ordered.

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