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Human remains discovered on beach in Roberts Creek

Sunshine Coast RCMP are investigating after human remains were located on a beach in Roberts Creek on Saturday.
Sunshine Coast RCMP are investigating after human remains were located on a beach in Roberts Creek on Saturday. Global News

Sunshine Coast RCMP are investigating after human remains were located on a beach in Roberts Creek on Saturday.

At about 6 a.m. Saturday, a dog alerted two teens to an object on the beach below the 800 block of Bayview Road.

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The two teens went to a nearby homeowner for help, who also believed it to be part of a human body.

Sunshine Coast RCMP were called and located the human remains, which were in an advanced state of decomposition.

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The coroner has conducted an initial examination.

The RCMP will be looking at outstanding missing person investigations in an attempt to identify the remains.