Battlefords RCMP received a report of human remains located near a forested area southeast of North Battleford on September 11th.
Major Crimes has identified the deceased individual as 20-year-old Nitanas Scarlett. She was reported missing to Battlefords RCMP on August 7, 2023.
Investigators said Nitanas was last seen on the 900 block of 102 Street in North Battleford the afternoon of July 4, 2023, and she was reported missing to Battlefords RCMP on August 7, 2023. Investigators have determined the death of Scarlett is suspicious in nature.
Anyone with information about Nitanas’s whereabouts in and around July 2023, or her death, should contact Saskatchewan RCMP Major Crimes at 639-625-4535.