- Associated Press - Monday, September 21, 2015

SALEM, Ala. (AP) - Human remains have been found in the woods near Salem, prompting a police investigation.

Al.com reports (https://bit.ly/1FYe0wY ) a skull and other bones were discovered Sunday.

Lee County Sheriff’s Capt. Van Jackson said authorities believe the remains found near Road 241 were of an adult. The remains may have been outside for an extended period.

The cause of death has not yet been determined. The remains will be sent to the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences laboratory in Montgomery for an examination.

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Information from Al.com, https://www.al.com


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