Human skeletal remains found along Fairfax Road in Greensboro


Human skeletal remains found in woods near Fairfax Road in Greensboro.

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Greensboro Police are investigating after human skeletal remains were found in the wooded area along Fairfax Road in Greensboro.

The remains were discovered by nearby residents around 3 p.m. Tuesday in the 1500 block of Fairfax Road.

Police say the gender and race of the deceased have not yet been determined, but the remains appear to be that of an adult.

Crime scene investigators are on the scene and continue to search the area for additional remains and evidence. Police do not know how long the remains were there.

Police do not know yet if foul play is suspected.

The bones will be sent to the state Medical Examiner’s Office for further analysis.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 336-373-1000

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