The human remains discovered off Highway 17 on June 7th have been identified as those of 34 year old Jeremiah Clarke of Mattawa.

He was last seen June 1st and the North Bay OPP put out a request to the public for assistance on the 4th.

The OPP forensics unit is now involved in the case.

If you have any information you are asked to contact the North Bay opp at 1-888-310-1122.