RCMP investigating discovery of human remains near Fredericton as a homicide

RCMP

The New Brunswick RCMP's Major Crime Unit is investigating the discovery of human remains near Fredericton.

The Mounties say human remains were located in a wooded area off Route 10 in Noonan on Saturday.

Police say the investigation has determined that the remains are those of a man, and that he died as the result of a homicide.

Efforts are underway to confirm the man's identity.