Homicide investigators have been called to a rural property in Abbotsford after a man’s body was discovered Wednesday morning.

Police said someone reported the deceased in an outbuilding on a Fore Road property around 10:40 a.m.

“The initial indications suggested the death to be suspicious in nature,” the Abbotsford Police Department said in a news release.

The Integrated Homicide Investigation Team has been contacted to assist local police until the cause of death is confirmed by the coroner.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact police at 604-859-5225, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 to remain anonymous.