Death Investigation in Wolf Creek Area

Police InvestigationNEAR WOLF CREEK, Ore. — Investigators are working to determine the positive identification and cause of death for an unidentified body found Saturday afternoon in the Wolf Creek area of Josephine County.

Oregon State Police say on Saturday afternoon, a couple was walking along Lower Grave Creek in the 8100 block of Lower Grave Creek Road and found what appeared to be a body.

OSP detectives and forensic personnel responded to gather evidence and recover the remains for positive identification by the State Medical Examiner’s Office. Oregon State Police say it’s not confirmed at this time if remains are of a male or female.

No other information to be released until the State Medical Examiner’s Office has completed a pending examination of the remains.