Felix Cove man dead; woman in custody

Published on March 29, 2014
A man was found dead Saturday morning at this house in the Port-au-Port community of Felix Cove. Bay St. George RCMP have a woman in custody and are still investigating the death.
— Photo by Frank Gale/TC Media

A man is dead and Bay St. George RCMP have a woman in custody while its investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death continues.

According to a news release issued Saturday night, police were called to a home in Felix Cove in Western Newfoundland early that same morning to investigate a disturbance. The man was found dead inside the home when police arrived.

No information has been released about how he died, but police have indicated that a woman is in custody and that it believes no one else is involved in the matter.

RCMP's Forensic Identification Unit and Major Crime Unit are currently investigating alongside other officers from the Bay St. George detachment.

Felix Cove is a small community located on the Port au Port Peninsula.

RCMP advised it has no concerns about public safety in relation to the incident.