Human remains discovered, Gagetown Island, N.B.

September 20, 2017
Gagetown Island, New Brunswick

News release

The West District RCMP is investigating after human remains were discovered on Gagetown Island in the Saint John River.

The remains were discovered by a boater on the island in the Jemseg area on September 19, 2017 around 2 p.m. At this time, there is no indication of foul play. Further tests will be conducted to determine the identity of the person and the cause of death.

The investigation is continuing.


Contact information

S/Sgt. Ross Gorman
West District RCMP
Oromocto Detachment

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