Manitoba First Nation Police Service received information of possible human remains on September 3rd at approximately 11:30 pm, in Portage la Prairie.
Police said the remains were located near Cottonwood Drive and were identified as 36-year-old, Tamara (Norman) Benoit who was last heard from in May 2020. The cause of death has not been released at this time.
The death of Benoit is being investigated as a homicide. Anyone with information is asked to contact RCMP Major Crime Services Tip Line at 1-888-673-3316.