The Winnipeg police homicide unit is investigating after human remains were discovered near the Red River in the city’s North End.
On Thursday, at around 6:00 p.m., police responded to Main Street and Alfred Avenue for a report that possible human remains had been found in the area.
Upon arrival, officers confirmed the remains were that of a deceased person.
The age and identity of the deceased is unknown.
A post-mortem examination has been scheduled.
Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 204-986-6508 or Crime Stoppers at 204-786-8477.