SUNRIVER, OR -- The human remains, discovered by a camper six miles west of Sunriver, have been identified.
The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office says they belong to Curtis Fredrick Pagel, who was 48 years old. He had no known address, but had reportedly lived in Oregon for many years.
The State Police Crime Lab and the Oregon State Medical Examiner's Office are assisting the Sheriff's Office in the investigation. An autopsy was completed on Tuesday. Cause of death is suspected foul play, but is still being determined.
The Deschutes County Sheriff's Office is asking for help from the community. If anyone has any information about Pagel, call the non-emergency dispatch number.