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Fayetteville police investigate discovery of remains

Posted September 26, 2011

— Human remains were found Monday afternoon in a field off Eastwood Avenue in Fayetteville, police said.

A man searching the field for scrap metal came across the remains and called police.

Investigators are trying to determine if foul play was involved in the unidentified person's death. The remains appear to have been in the field for some time, they said.

The remains will be sent to the State Medical Examiner's Office for identification and to determine the cause of death.

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  • mfarmer1 Sep 27, 2011

    This is not in the best part of town.