Bones discovered on an Amberley Beach Road property in Ashfield-Colborne-Wawanosh are confirmed to be human.
Huron OPP say the bones were discovered Sunday morning by a construction crew that was excavating the property.
Police say the confirmation came quickly from the Huron County crime Unit, the OPP Forensic Identification Unit and forensic anthropologists from the provincial Coroner's Office.
OPP say they will release more details as they become available and that the investigation is in its early stages.
They're appealing to anyone from the public who might have information on the remains to call Huron OPP at 519 524-8314 or 1 888 310-1122.