Big Bear City, CA, March 30, 2015 – According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, on Friday, March 27, 2015, at approximately 11:05 a.m., a hiker reported finding what he believed to be human remains in the forested area North of Myrtle Avenue and North Shore Drive in Big Bear City. Deputies and detectives from the Big Bear Sheriff’s Station responded to the scene and confirmed the remains are human. Investigators from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, Specialized Investigations Division, Homicide Detail were requested and responded to the scene to conduct the investigation. The victim’s identification and cause of death will be determined and released by the Coroner Division of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department. Anyone having information on this matter is requested to contact Detective Jonathan Woods at 909-387-3589. Information can also be reported anonymously by calling WE-TIP at (800) 78-CRIME or online at www.wetip.com.