Saturday , 16 October 2021

Human remains found near Redwater

Police are looking to identify human remains found along Range Road 203A earlier this week near Redwater.

On Jan. 4, at 8:00 a.m., the Redwater RCMP responded to a complaint in a field on Range Road 203A where human remains were located.

The RCMP determined the situation was suspicious.

An autopsy is scheduled this week in order to determine the cause of death.

The RCMP are working with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to identify the remains.

No further information is currently available, police said.

About Michael Menzies

Menzies is the editor-at-large for Connected Media Inc. Born and raised in Vermilion, he started in May 2018 during his NAIT Radio and Television practicum and reports on local politics, sports, and community issues. He became the Bonnyville Pontiacs play-by-play voice during the 2019-20 season. He also comments on provincial and national issues. Menzies hosts Connected! Evening Monday-Thursday at 5 o’clock. He also likes to buy books and read some of them.