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Human remains found in Mineville, N.S., identified to be missing man

File: The side of an RCMP vehicle. File / Global News

Nova Scotia RCMP say human remains were found in a wooded area in Mineville.

Police say the person was identified as a 52-year-old man from Lake Echo who was reported missing on Friday.

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Edward Robinson was last seen on March 11 but his pickup truck was located at an entrance to a trail in Mineville.

“The death is not believed to be suspicious in nature, however, the investigation is ongoing,” read a release.

“Our thoughts are with the family of the victim at this difficult time,” said RCMP.

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