RCMP are now considering a recent suspicious death on Montreal Lake Cree Nation a homicide.

The deceased has been identified as Chad Duncan Bird.

Bird was found dead outside a home in the community last Tuesday.

As the Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crime Unit investigates his death they are seeking information from anyone who may have been in contact with Bird prior to his death to contact authorities.

Anyone with relevant information for this investigation is asked to contact the Montreal Lake RCMP at 306-663-4420. Information can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or www.saskcrimestoppers.com.