The BC Coroners Service has identified the human remains discovered near Norway Island on August 19, 2015, as those of 19-year-old Delores Brown from Penelakut Island.
Foul play is suspected.
The young woman recently went missing.
Friends and family had been searching for her on the small island just east of Ladysmith.
She had last been seen on July 27th and was reported missing two days later.
Her family was greatly concerned because she had not gone missing before.