Police responded to the scene just after 9:00 AM, after a 9-1-1 call from a citizen who noticed the deceased male, while walking by.
Members of the Major Crime and Forensic Identification Unit continue to investigate; the remains will be sent for an autopsy to confirm cause of death, but police do not believe foul play is a factor.
January 12, 2014
Cape Breton Regional Police request the public’s assistance locating 26-year-old Vincent Paul Keating of Trout Brook Road, Albert Bridge.
Keating was last seen on Townsend Street in Sydney on January 3rd; he was reported missing to police on January 9th, after family had not seen or heard from him. He’s described as approximately 6' tall and 210 pounds with brown hair and Hazel eyes. When last seen, he was wearing a Blue Parka with reflective stripes, blue jeans and work boots.
Anyone with information on Keating's whereabouts is asked to contact police at 563-5151 or anonymously through CrimeStoppers.