The deceased has since been identified as 54-year-old Bradley John Ham. He was known in the Prince Albert, North Battleford and Saskatoon areas.
It remains unknown how he died. Police continue to investigate.
An autopsy has been scheduled for Dec. 1.
Anyone with information is asked to contact RCMP at (306) 845-4520 or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) 222-8477.
Medstead is located about 76 kilometres north of North Battleford.
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