Police in Montgomery County are seeking the public’s help in identifying human skeletal remains found in a wooded area in North Potomac this week. Authorities have released photos and a description of clothing and other items found with the remains.
The skeletal remains found near a school in Sterling earlier this month have been identified as a human skull from the mid-20th century, say Loudoun County officials.
A Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office deputy discovered the remains while patrolling a wooded area near West Church Road and North Aspen Avenue, close to Sterling Elementary School and Park View High School area.
The D.C. police have determined the identities of three women whose skeletal remains were found at an apartment building in Southeast in April.
Police are investigating after human remains were found in a wooded area in Columbia, Howard County, Maryland.
Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham says the genetic samples and femur bones from the remains have been sent to an FBI lab for analysis.
The first remains were in the 100 block of Wayne Place, Southeast D.C. at an apartment building’s construction site. The second two sets of remains were found nearby three days later.
Fairfax County police are investigating human skeletal remains found near a homeless camp Thursday morning.
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