On Friday January 11, NSR was tasked by West Vancouver Police (WVPD) to perform a open grid search for evidence relating to a missing persons file. The search area was limited to an area at the top of the British Properties. NSR deployed 10 personnel into the area and performed an open grid search of the area. Unfortunately, nothing was located.
On Saturday January 12, as per the WVPD press release, a dog walker located the remains in the lower trail system of Cypress Mountain. The actual location was a few hundred meters outside of the previous days search area. Due to the remains being in a wooded area, 11 members from NSR were engaged by the WVPD to assist in the recovery effort.