West Shore RCMP and BC Coroners Service are investigating after the discovery of human remains in a wooden area in Langford.
At approximately 10:30 a.m., on March 1, 2019, police responded to the forest in the 3500 block of West Shore Pkwy after they were notified by the public ofa deceased person.
Out of abundance of caution, several resources were deployed to the scene, including the Island District RCMP Forensic Identification Services and the Vancouver Island Integrated Major Crime Unit.
The identity of the deceased person will not be released pending the Next of Kin notification.
Police do not suspect that foul play was involved and that there is no risk to the public.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time.