HELENA- Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after detectives found a body around Cave Gulch Road near Canyon Ferry Lake.
The Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office sent a press release on September 19 saying the body of an adult male was found on September 18 while detectives were following-up on an investigation for a missing Helena man.
A family member reported the man as missing to the Sheriff’s Office on September 16.
The name of the deceased was released by Lewis and Clark County Sheriff's office as 56–year-old Shane White from Helena.
A release from the sheriff’s office says Shane was beaten and stabbed
The investigation is still ongoing.
Lewis and Clark County Sheriff’s Office identified the death as a homicide, but they do not feel there is a threat to the community.
If you have any information you are asked to call detective Pat McDuffie at 457-8836 or Detective James Ward at 457-8834.