Autopsy results have confirmed the identity of human remains found last week near Highway 10 as those of missing man Gordon Albert Brass.
The RCMP said the autopsy was performed Monday in Winnipeg.
His remains were found Oct. 18 by civilian searchers.
Brass, from Birch River, was reported missing Oct. 6 by his family.
A concentrated search by RCMP and local residents got underway Oct. 9
Birch River is 26 kilometres north of Swan River, in western Manitoba.
The RCMP said the investigation is ongoing but foul play is not suspected.