Skeletal Remains Found Near Route 123 in Lorton

Bookmark and Share


July 13, 2010 — The Fairfax County medical examiner’s office is working with an anthropologist to try to identify a human skull and other skeletal remains found along Furnace Road in Lorton, according to a report from InsideNova.com and other local news organizations.

According to InsideNova.com, a man getting out of his car to photograph a deer at about 8pm Monday saw what looked like a skull in the weeds near the road.

A Fairfax police spokeswoman said it could take weeks or months for anything to come of the investigation.
The case has been turned over to forensic scientists at the state medical examiner’s office in Richmond.

Police would like anyone with potential information related to the discovery to call the Crime Solvers unit at 1-866-411-TIPS or the Fairfax County Police Department at 703-691-2131.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: