Body found of 45-year-old man reported missing in Yukon: RCMP

Submitted by RCMP

Ross River and Faro RCMP say they found the body of a man who was reported missing Monday.

On Monday evening, RCMP reported that 45-year-old Gerald Erlinger was last seen near the Lapie River Campground on the Robert Campbell Highway early Monday morning. Police said they were concerned for Erlinger's well-being at the time.

"Criminality is not suspected in his death," say RCMP in a press release issued Tuesday.

It states the Yukon coroner's service is now investigating.