Human remains found in Edinburgh field

(Provided Photo/Shelbyville News)

SHELBY COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Police are investigating after human remains were found in a cornfield in Edinburgh on Friday.

According to Major David Tilford with the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, a person walking along property at 9056 South 900 West found the remains.

Officers at the scene verified they are in fact human remains. Police said the remains have been there for “some time.”

Major Tilford said a forensic anthropologist from the University of Indianapolis is working to identify the remains.

 

 

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