Kelowna RCMP says a farmer has reported finding a body on flooded property in the 3600 block of Berard Road around 5 p.m. on Friday (June 24).
Officers have secured the area and the B.C. Coroner Service has been notified and is en route. RCMP says the body at this time is unconfirmed to be that of Chelsea Cardno, who went missing upstream from that location on June 14, which resulted in an intensive search by the RCMP and the Central Okanagan Search and Rescue. Out of respect for the family and close friends of Chelsea Cardno, the RCMP requested that the public avoid the area.
“RCMP have notified the family of Cardno and have offered all supports available,” said Inspector Beth McAndie, Kelowna RCMP investigation service officer.
Three cop cars parked near the dead end of Bernard Rd. off Spiers Road in #Kelowna where a body has been found along Mission Creek. RCMP are yet to identify the victim. pic.twitter.com/CuLPgLwfC5
— Jake Courtepatte (@JakeC_16) June 25, 2022
RCMP will continue to work alongside the B.C. who have the lead on the investigation.
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