Update: Found human remains on Salmon River Rd property

Vernon/North Okanagan

2017-10-21 17:04 PDT

File # 2017-10-21

The RCMP Southeast District Major Crimes Unit and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP has confirmed, that human remains have been located as a result of the ongoing search at a rural property on Salmon River Rd, in the North Okanagan area of BC.

On Saturday October 21, 2017, investigators with the RCMP Southeast District Major Crimes Unit and Vernon North Okanagan RCMP were able to confirm that during the course of executing a search warrant at a property in the 2200 block of Salmon River Road, human remains have been located.

The RCMP and the BC Coroners Service continue to investigate the discovery of the human remains. This matter it is being treated as suspicious at this time.  The Southeast District Major Crimes Unit has now taken lead in this investigation.    

No further information is being released at this time.
 

Released by

Cpl. Dan Moskaluk

District Advisory NCO (Media Relations)
South East District
1168 Main Street, Penticton B.C. V2A-5E8
Office: 250-770-4754
Cell: 250-863-7433
Fax: 250-492-4851

Email: dan.moskaluk@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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