Homicide investigation has begun after the remains of Joshua Munro were found in Campbell River last month

RCMP have launched a homicide investigation after the remains found near Campbell River were identified as Joshua Munro, 22.  Police said the remains were found on February 22  in a rural area outside the city. The remains were positively identified as Munro, on March 21st.

Police believe the attack was a targeted incident and the public is not considered to be at risk.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Campbell River RCMP at 250-286-6221.