Human bones found along Highway 87

4 months 3 weeks 2 days ago December 01, 2016 Dec 1, 2016 Thursday, December 01 2016 Thursday, December 01, 2016 11:12:00 AM CST in News
By: Shannon Sankey, KOMU 8's Digital Producer

MILLER COUNTY - Authorities with the Miller County Sheriff's Office confirmed that human bones were found earlier this week. 

Sheriff Bill Abbott said Thursday morning the bones were found in a rural area along Highway 87 and were sent to an anthropologist in Columbia.

Authorities said at this time they do not have any information regarding age, gender, or how the bones got there. The investigation is ongoing.

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