Human Remains Found in Northwest Liberty County
LIBERTY COUNTY, April 12, 2013 - According to Captain Ken DeFoor of the Liberty County Sheriff's Department at approximately 7:30 pm last evening, Thursday, April 11th, the Sheriff’s Department received a call that “human remains” had been found along a pipeline right of way located approximately 200 yards off CR 332 about a half mile East of Hwy 59 in North West Liberty County. Capt..
Don Neyland, from the Criminal Investigation Division, along with his Investigators and patrol division responded immediately to the scene and initiated a search of the area. Acting on the information provided by the two men who were riding four wheelers on the right of way area when they discovered the remains, Investigators quickly recovered a human skull and smaller remains of an unknown victim.
While the scene search is continuing, the department is checking its own records of missing persons to see if there are any matching characteristics from prior cases. At a later date the recovered remains will be sent
The investigation and search is still underway as of this writing and, perhaps, further details will be available later today or tomorrow.