TribLIVE

| News


 
Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Skeletal remains found in Mercer County

Daily Photo Galleries

Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, 11:22 a.m.
 

State police in Mercer County are investigating the discovery of human skeletal remains in a wooded area near Interstate 80.

Police said a hunter found the remains about 8:15 a.m. Saturday in East Lackawannock, about a half-mile north of I-80 and half-mile east of Route 19.

Police said they do not suspect foul play in the unidentified person's death.

The identification process is expected to take weeks, police said.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 


Show commenting policy

Most-Read Stories

  1. Pirates’ outfield may have few defensive peers
  2. Penguins slip past Sharks, 3-2, in shootout
  3. Penguins’ Letang leaves hospital, out with concussion
  4. Sex-soaked culture faulted for fraternity house parties
  5. Hempfield infant fights rare disease
  6. NFL coaches weigh in on Polamalu’s legacy
  7. Researchers uncover details to help get GOP candidates elected
  8. Norwin High School health teacher charged with selling heroin
  9. Carnegie Mellon University’s Speck device monitors indoor pollution
  10. LaBar: WrestleMania 31 one of the best ever
  11. New Kensington resident looks to transform city