RCMP are hoping the public can help identify the owner of an urn containing cremated ashes discovered amidst a pile of abandoned items on a rural road near Red Deer.
The urn was found by a resident near Range Road 283 and Township Road 375a in Red Deer County among a washer/dryer, assorted clothes and other items left on the property.
RCMP now have possession of the urn and ashes but say there's nothing on it to help them determine its owner. Investigators are asking anyone who may have information regarding the urn to contact Blackfalds RCMP at (403) 885-3300 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.
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