Human remains found in southern Manitoba community

By | February 11, 2019

Human remains have been found in a small Manitoba community southwest of Winnipeg.

Morden RCMP announced Monday afternoon at about 1 p.m. the remains were located in the rural municipality of Stanley, near the community of Schanzenfeld. The community is about 100 kilometres southwest of Winnipeg near Winkler.

RCMP have not identified the remains. The investigation continues.

The finding comes hours after RCMP put out a call for help finding Maria Pluschnik, 25, who was last seen leaving her home in Schanzenfeld the evening of Feb. 7.

Her vehicle was found abandoned south of the community on Feb. 10.