Skeletal remains found in Rocky Mount

February 13, 2009 12:21:58 PM PST
Rocky Mount police say city workers cleaning up debris made a gruesome discovery Friday.They found human skeletal remains in the 300 block of Melton Drive. That's near the Tar River.

Staff from the medical examiner's office in Chapel Hill are assisting in the investigation.

Investigators have not given out any information about the possible age or sex of the person or how they might have died.