Vulcan RCMP are investigating circumstances surrounding a body discovered in an RV park in the town.
Police said the body of a male, believed to be in his early 40s, was discovered at around 7:45 a.m. Tuesday in a large garbage container in the park.
The identity of the deceased has been tentatively established, police said, but they will await the results of an autopsy by the Calgary Medical Examiner’s office.
Cause of death has not yet been determined.
K Division Serious Crimes, RCMP forensic and Vulcan RCMP are all investigating the incident.
Vulcan is 120 kilometres southeast of Calgary.