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Bones located in bushland - Blackheath

Friday, 21 April 2017 11:30:20 AM

Police are investigating after bones were located in the Blue Mountains earlier this week.

On Wednesday (19 April 2017), a bushwalker discovered skeletal remains in dense bushland in Blackheath.

A police operation by Blue Mountains Local Area Command recovered the remains, however, at this time identification cannot be definitively established.

Officers are continuing inquiries to establish the identity of the remains.

The death is not being treated as suspicious at this time.

Police are urging anyone with information on the incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.