Kamloops RCMP say the bones found near Peterson Creek last week where that of missing Kelowna man, Joseph Driscoll.
The 42 year old was last seen walking behind the Tournament Inn in Kamloops on Remembrance Day.
The search for a missing Kelowna man came to an end when his bones were discovered in Kamloops.
Kamloops RCMP confirmed today, Jan. 27, Joe Driscoll’s remains were found at Peterson Creek Park on Jan. 19.
Driscoll, 42, was reported missing on Nov. 12 from the Valleyview area.
“In working with the BC Coroner’s Service and with the Driscoll family, police can now confirm the bones did in fact belong to Joseph, and that he is deceased,” Kamloops RCMP spokesperson Cpl. Crystal Evelyn said in a news release.
“We do not suspect criminality in his disappearance at this time.”
The Driscoll family has requested privacy at this time.
Both RCMP and the B.C. Coroners Service continue to investigate to determine circumstances surrounding the discovery of the remains.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation, or who may have come across any other bones in the area, can contact the Kamloops RCMP at 250-828-3000 and reference file number 2023-2261.