Integrated Homicide Investigation Team said the circumstances surrounding the discovery of human remains in the area south of Silver Creek on March 29th have been deemed suspicious.
IHIT has taken over the investigation and says it is working closely with the RCMP and its forensics team, as well as the BC Coroners Service.
On May 1st The IHIT revealed the identity of the remains as 48-year-old Trina Hunt of Port Moody, who was last seen at her home on January 18th. The homicide investigation is active and police will not be releasing any further information at this time.
The family of Trina Hunt is offering $50,000 to anybody who brings such information to the RCMP, according to the Integrated Homicide Investigation Team (IHIT).