RCMP Crime Unit investigates the discovery of human remains in the Sherwood Park area – Edmonton

The death of a man whose remains were found in the Sherwood Park area on Monday has been deemed suspicious by police.

In a press release issued Tuesday afternoon, the Strathcona RCMP said officers found the human remains in a rural subdivision off Highway 21 near Wye Road. They said the RCMP’s major crime unit has taken over the investigation.

“Investigators do not believe there is any threat to public safety as it is related to this suspicious death,” police said.

“No further information will be provided until an autopsy can be performed.”

Anyone with information that may assist police in their investigation should call the Strathcona RCMP Department at 780-467-7749. Tips can also be submitted anonymously by calling Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or contacting them online at http://www.P3Tips.com.

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