The Grande Prairie RCMP are investigating the discovery of human remains.
The remains were found in a wooded area at the end of Range Road 61, south of Bear Creek Park at the City’s south side. Police started their investigation at approximately 11:20pm on Sunday June 21st. An autopsy of the remains will be conducted at a date and time to be determined later.
Police are currently utilizing local detachment resources including Forensic Identification Section, General Investigation Section, Police Dog Service and members from Peace River Major Crimes. The RCMP are considering other current and open investigations to determine any connection with last night’s discovery.
The public is encouraged to contact the local detachment at 780-830-5700 or Crimestoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS with any information.