Police are investigating the discovery of human remains in a bushy area of the Old St Joseph Parish Church, off Joy Road, Joe’s River, St Joseph.
About 8:30 this morning, a group of hikers reported that they had come across human skeletal remains.
Police were alerted to the discovery by the hikers who were hiking along a remote and bushy trail, which started at the Old St Joseph Hospital.
Police from the Belle Plaine Police Station are on the scene and have confirmed the discovery.
Police investigations are ongoing.