BREAKING | Human remains found in Niagara Falls

Niagara Regional Police officers are on scene in Niagara Falls after human remains were discovered by a member of the public.

Officials confirm the remains were found in a small wooded area near McLeod Road and Stanley Avenue yesterday afternoon around 3:30 p.m.

Police will be on scene for the rest of the day - the Regional Coroner's Office is also helping with the ongoing investigation.