RCMP in Fort Qu’Appelle say they have discovered human remains near Echo Lake.
According to a news release, RCMP believe the remains are those of Gary Pelletier, who was reported missing in October.
Police said Pelletier’s family has been notified of the discovery.
Police said they are working with the coroner to identify the remains. A postmortem examination is expected to take place Tuesday.
RCMP are seeking the public’s help to find a Fort Qu’Appelle man who has been missing since Saturday, Oct. 13.
Gary Pelletier, 68, was last seen walking near his residence in Fort Qu’Appelle on Saturday, although he wasn’t reported missing to police until Wednesday.
Pelletier has a “vulnerable medical condition which may be worsened when he does not have access to his medication,” an RCMP news release said.
He is 6-foot-2, 176 lbs and has brown hair and brown eyes. He usually carries a long walking stick.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Fort Qu’Appelle RCMP at 306-332-2222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.