Human skeletal remains found off River Road

The skeletal remains of a person were found off River Road Saturday afternoon, Muscogee County Coroner Bill Thrower said.

The remains were found around 12:30 p.m. in the 8800 block of River Road, between Double Churches Road and Old River Road.

The remains were sent to the GBI state crime lab in Atlanta to determine the identity of the person, as well as the cause of death, Thrower said.

The case remains under investigation.

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