The BC Coroners Service has confirmed the identity of a man who died in Cranbrook on Feb. 3, 2013.
The man is Conrad Antonio, aged 19. Mr. Antonio had most recently been living in Cranbrook as a student.
Mr. Antonio was found about 8:35 a.m. on Feb. 3, 2013, lying unresponsive in a laneway behind the Baker Street mall in Cranbrook. He was taken to hospital in Cranbrook, but could not be revived.
The BC Coroners Service and RCMP continue to investigate this death. Foul play has now been ruled out. It is noted that the temperature has been reaching freezing levels overnight in Cranbrook in recent days.
The family of Mr. Antonio has been notified of his death. On behalf of family members, the BC Coroners Service asks that the media respect their privacy at this difficult time.
For further information, please contact:
Regional Coroner, Interior Region
BC Coroners Service