Human Remains Found In Amherstburg

The Windsor Police Major Crimes Branch is investigating after human remains were found in the town of Amherstburg.

Police were called Monday at 4pm, to a wooded area off the 8th Concession Rd. between Alma St. and Texas Rd.

Windsor Police forensic indication officers attended and a coroner confirmed it was human remains.

Sgt. Steve Betteridge says there is no direct threat to the community.

"It's step by step right now about our service investigating this, determining the source and then moving forward with the active investigation," says Betteridge.  "If and when we have some other information that is confirmed we will definitely get that out to the community."

The Windsor Police Major Crimes Branch is taking the lead on this case.

A visible police presence can be scene in and around the area.