Human remains found in Marathon


Human remains were found by a pedestrian in a wooded area near 106th Street Tuesday morning.


The Sheriff’s Office was initially notified at approximately 9:30 a.m.


The human bones appeared weathered and may have been there for several years. They were found in an area where the homeless have been known to congregate.


The Medical Examiner responded to take possession of the bones. The Medical Examiner stated no signs of foul play were immediately observable.


The remains have yet to be identified.


The case remains under investigation.