Major Crimes Unit investigating after possible human remains were found near Nelson

RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are investigating after what appears to be human remains were found in the area of Beasley Road, West of Nelson.

The Major Crimes Unit says a person walking in the area had located the remains yesterday.

According to police, the priority will be to determine if the remains are human, and if so, the identity of the deceased.

No further information is being provided at this time.