RCMP and BC Coroners Service investigating found human remains under the Causeway Bridge near Skaha Beach, Penticton

Penticton, BC – The Penticton RCMP and the BC Coroners Service are investigating after the remains of an adult person were discovered on Tuesday afternoon.

On March 30, 2021 at 3:15 p.m., the Penticton RCMP received a report of a deceased person under the Causeway Bridge near Skaha Beach, Penticton, by a person jogging in the area.

“The Penticton RCMP is working to determine the decedents identity,” states Sgt. Scott Hanry of the Penticton RCMP.

Human Remains
File Photo – Human Remains

The BC Coroners Service is conducting its own, parallel fact-finding investigation into the death with no further details available at this time.

Unless it is required to further the investigation, the RCMP will not be publicly identifying the individual.

File # Penticton 2021-4772

Osoyoos RCMP

Please support us by "sharing".