RCMP said the death of a 47-year-old man in Poplar River First Nation is being investigated as a homicide.

Police were called to a residence for an unresponsive man at around 12 a.m. Saturday, and found the man deceased.

RCMP ask anyone with information to contact investigators in Poplar River at 204-244-2745 or contact Manitoba Crime Stoppers.

Poplar River is a fly-in community, located to the east of the Lake Winnipeg’s northern basin.