UPDATE on skeletal remains located in Lake Erie near Pottahawk Point.

UPDATE on skeletal remains located in Lake Erie near Pottahawk Point.

A forensic anthropologist has determined that human remains found in Lake Erie near Pottahawk Point are historic in nature.

Norfolk OPP were contacted Saturday night by boaters who observed what appeared to be skeletal remains in the lake.

Police divers conducted a search of the area on Tuesday. No further remains were located.

Based on the anthropologist’s findings there were not be a criminal or further police investigation.

The remains have been reported to the cemeteries registrar.


June 26, 2019 / by / in