Nova Scotia

Body identified in Cape Breton cottage fire

A man's body discovered after a cottage fire in McNab's Cove has been identified.

Body of Frankfurt, Germany man found in burned McNab's Cove fire Aug. 30

A man's body discovered after a cottage fire in McNab's Cove has been identified.

It's not known when Joachim Erhard-Hollmann, 51, of Frankfurt, Germany died. 

RCMP responded to a structure fire in McNab's Cove after they received a complaint that workers who were scheduled to do work on the cottage arrived at the property and discovered the cottage had burnt down.

While on scene they located human remains, which were taken to the medical examiners office in Halifax for further examination.

Anyone with information about Erhard-Hollmann leading up to Aug. 30 is asked to contact police.

 

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