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Cochrane RCMP Investigate Suspicious Death

Cochrane, AB – On May 5th, 2016 at 1:40 p.m., Cochrane RCMP responded to a report of a deceased male at a remote location near the intersection of Highway 22 and Highway 8, near Cochrane. There were indications the deceased male had been there for some time, including, he was clothed for winter weather conditions. The RCMP Forensic Identification Section and Cochrane RCMP attended the scene and conducted an examination. The scene was later released, and an autopsy was scheduled for the next day.

The autopsy started on May 6th, 2016 and based on preliminary findings the  RCMP Major Crimes Unit was called to assist in the investigation.  Major Crimes is working in conjunction with Cochrane RCMP and the Calgary Medical Examiner’s office in order to determine the cause and manner of death.

The deceased was identified as Sehyun Edmund Lim who also goes by Edmund Lim. He is 19 years old and was a resident of Calgary, Alberta.

RCMP Major Crimes is looking for information that can assist in tracking the movements of Sehyun Edmund Lim since January 21, 2016. Sehyun Edmund  Lim was last known to be in the Calgary area.

If you have any information about this investigation please call the Cochrane RCMP Detachment at 403-851-8000 or email the investigative team at  If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers. Reports to Crime Stoppers are anonymous as they do not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace or tape any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest, you may qualify for a cash award up to $2,000.00.  Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

Additional details will be available through updates when the information has been confirmed by investigators.

Sehyun Edmund Lim

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