The human remains discovered on Railway Avenue in Canora have been identified as William Neuman, who was reported missing to Canora RCMP on December 20, 2023.

His family has been notified and victim services made available to them.

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Canora RCMP, along with a forensic anthropologist and pathologist, are investigating a case of human remains on Railway Avenue of Canora.  

Canora RCMP officers received the report at approximately 2:45 pm on May 22. Investigators have examined the remains and have determined the death is not suspicious in nature.  

The individual has not been identified. Investigators have connected with families with individuals reported missing but not yet located. This investigation is ongoing, and an update will be provided as soon as more information becomes available. 

Anyone with information is asked to call Canora RCMP at 310-RCMP. Information can also be submitted anonymously by contacting Saskatchewan Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or