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Fort Frances OPP investigating sudden death

Police are investigating after Thomas Roen, 52, of Fort Frances was found deceased on the 800 block of Scott Street

FORT FRANCES, Ont. - The Ontario Provincial Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 52-year-old Fort Frances man.

According to an OPP media release, officers with the Fort Frances detachment were conducting a property check on the 800 block of Scott Street in Fort Frances just after 9 a.m. on July 5.

During the search, officers located a deceased male in an outbuilding.

The man has been identified as 52-year-old Thomas Roen of Fort Frances. A post-mortem examination took place in Toronto on July 8.

Police said the investigation is ongoing and there is no public safety concerns.

Anyone with information that could assist investigators is asked to contact Fort Frances OPP at 807-274-3322 or 1-888-210-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.