Nova Scotia’s medical examiner has been asked to identify human remains found inside a burned-out shed in Cape Breton.
Cape Breton Regional Police say a fire was reported from a property on Crescent Street in Sydney Mines, N.S., around 4 a.m. today.
Residents of the home on the property reported that the shed was on fire.
Police confirmed the victim was not a resident of the house.
The cause of the fire is under investigation.