Skeletal remains discovered in August 2011 in the Nelson, N.B. area have been positively identified.
District 5 RCMP has received DNA confirmation that the remains are those of 74-year-old Charles Doyle of Miramichi. He had been reported missing on September 26, 2010. His family had been searching an area off the Weldfeld Collette Road near Nelson on August 16, 2011, when they came across human remains.
Foul play is not suspected.