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Police Report

Case No.: 351/13
Reporting Officer: T. Jonhson
Incident: 859 Death / Injury Investigation
Date: July 21, 2013
Details of Event

Partner and I responded to an 859 call at 12:10:00 p.m. EST on Sunday July 21, 2013. Emergency medical services were already on scene upon our arrival. They informed us that the victim, male age 42 years had been pronounced DOA. Female age 39 years, wife of male victim was escorted inside by myself and partner to document witness statement in a comfortable setting.

Emergency medical services respondents arrived on scene at 12:07:00 p.m. EST on Sunday July 21, 2013 and pronounced victim dead on arrival. We called in the death to the coroners office and EMS crew were released from scene after securing the body per protocols.

Neighbour walking dog found body of male victim was interviewed and escorted off premises as to not disturb the scene. From observation and wife statement, it has been determined that the male victim was cleaning home's eaves trough when it appears he fell backwards off the ladder which remains resting against the front east side of home. Medical report indicates electrical burn wounds on right arm and lower back. It is inconclusive if electrical shock or impact from fall caused the fatal heart failure. Awaiting coroner’s report for confirmed cause of death.

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