RCMP say they are investigating the death of a North Battleford man as a homicide.

Twenty-year-old Damian Moosomin had been missing since late April.

Officers say his body was discovered in a backyard in the 1500 block of 105th Street of the city on Saturday.

An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday in Regina.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Battlefords RCMP at 306-446-1720 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

(PHOTO: Damian Moosomin. Photo courtesy North Battleford RCMP)