Update: Missing Person – Arthur Wells
Members of the Central Division Patrol section were assisted by members of the General Investigation Section and Forensic Identification Unit, in identifying the male as 71-year-old Arthur Wells, previously reported missing.
Wells, a resident of the Breton Ability Centre, was last seen leaving the residence at approximately 9:30pm on November 22; he did not return as expected and was reported missing by staff, who had not since been able to locate him.
The remains have been sent for an autopsy to confirm the cause of death, but police do not believe foul play is a factor at this time. Next of kin have been notified.
Police continue to investigate.