Death of Fredericton woman being investigated as a homicide: police

The Fredericton Police Force (FPF) says the death of a Fredericton woman is being investigated as a homicide.

Police were called to a dirt road in Upper Derby on Saturday after the discovery of human remains.

The FPF says the victim has been identified as 31-year old Candace Rose Winona Stevens of Fredericton.

Police say they don't believe there is any risk to the public, adding that New Brunswick RCMP are aiding the investigation.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.