Box Canyon

The Box Canyon area east of Green Valley.

The Pima County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a “suspicious death” east of Green Valley.

Deputy James Allerton said remains were found in Box Canyon, off Whitehouse Canyon Road in the Madera Canyon area.

Allerton first alerted the media of the situation about 2 p.m. and updated about 9 p.m. He said deputies from the Green Valley district are working with detectives from the Criminal Investigations Division on the case. No further information was available Wednesday.