North Cowichan/Duncan RCMP have released the name of the man whose body was found inside an apartment building on Saturday morning.
He is 36 year old Ryan Hendrick Young.
His body was found in the hallway of the building in the 1000 block of Government Street.
His death is suspicious and the investigation is ongoing.
Police are asking, if anyone may have seen Young prior to his death to call, as the priority now is in trying to determine his whereabouts before he died.
The night of his death he was wearing a black hoody and grey pants.
He is described as a white man, about 6 feet tall, weighing 245 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.