Police and SES at the scene where human remains have been found in a Tin Can Bay pine forest.
Police and SES at the scene where human remains have been found in a Tin Can Bay pine forest. Renee Pilcher

Human remains have been discovered at Tin Can Bay

HUMAN remains have been discovered in a pine tree plantation off Cooloola Rd at Tin Can Bay.

Police are investigating the circumstances and said early information suggested the discovery was made by forestry workers on a clearing operation about 8am on Thursday.

Police said a land search and forensic examination of the scene was ongoing.

"This matter is being treated as a new investigation, however, inquiries are being conducted to establish or rule out links to known homicide or missing persons investigations," the police representative said.

There is no further information available at this time.

Anyone with information which could help, should phone Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.



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