Skeletal remains found in St. Louis area backyard

3 years 6 months 4 weeks ago Wednesday, March 23 2016 Mar 23, 2016 Wednesday, March 23, 2016 4:38:00 AM CDT March 23, 2016 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS - Skeletal remains have been found in the backyard of a home in the St. Louis neighborhood of Greater Ville.

Schron Jackson, a spokeswoman for the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department, said the remains were found hidden beneath a carpet Tuesday afternoon.

Police say the remains are that of a man, who has not been identified. An autopsy will be conducted to determine cause of death.

An investigation is ongoing.

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