by Morinville News Staff
The Redwater RCMP has engaged the Major Crimes Unit to take over a suspicious death investigation.
At 8 a.m. Jan. 4, the Redwater RCMP responded to a complaint in a field on Range Road 203A, roughly 18 kilometres southeast of Redwater.
Human remains were located and the RCMP determined the situation was suspicious.
An autopsy is scheduled for Jan. 6 in order to determine the cause of death. The RCMP are working with the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to identify the remains.
Additional details are not currently available.