Just before four o’clock Saturday afternoon, police were notified that an elderly person was found in the intertidal at Hansnes in Karlsøy municipality.

Paramedics and a doctor has declared the person dead, ” says operasjonsleder by Troms police district Karl-Erik Thomassen.

the Police investigation so far suggests that it could be an injury.

We are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death on with patrol on-site. We have no evidence to suggest that this is anything other than an accident, ” says Thomassen.