News

Human remains found near Hope, Agassiz border

Police are conducting an investigation after human remains were located in a wooded area along a forest service road, near the boundary of Hope and Agassiz.

At this time police do not know how the remains came to be at the location or if foul play is involved. The primary focus of their investigation so far has been on identifying the victim.

According to police their examination of the scene could take several days due to the difficult terrain in the area.

The investigation has been turned over to the Integrated Homicide Investigations Team.

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Aug 28 edition online now. Browse the archives.