Cass Co. Sheriff: Deer hunter stumbles upon human remains - 19 Action News|Cleveland, OH|News, Weather, Sports

Deer hunter stumbles across skull, other human remains in Cass County

Posted: Updated:
Cass Co. Sheriff Larry Rowe (Source: Facebook) Cass Co. Sheriff Larry Rowe (Source: Facebook)
CASS COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

Cass County Sheriff Larry Rowe confirms a deer hunter stumbled upon human remains Monday afternoon around 1 p.m. off of FM 2791.

Sheriff Rowe said the hunter found a skull and other skeletal remains on FM 2791 North, between Douglasville and Atlanta, Texas. Investigators also found clothing and an ID at the scene.

Sheriff Rowe said the remains have been sent off for forensic testing in Dallas.

The sheriff said he feels confident that he knows the identity of the human remains, but will not confirm until medical examiners make a positive identification. 

Sheriff Rowe said at this time he does suspect foul play. 

Copyright 2013 KLTV. All rights reserved. 

  • Seen on 19Seen on 19More>>

  • Cleveland Cooks: Going inside some of the area's favorite restaurants

    Cleveland Cooks: Going inside some of the area's favorite restaurants

    Friday, August 22 2014 9:31 AM EDT2014-08-22 13:31:19 GMT
    19 Action News Reporter Jen Picciano is taking you inside the kitchens of Cleveland's favorite restaurants in her new segment, Cleveland Cooks. The city's most notable chefs will teach you how to make theirMore >>
    19 Action News Reporter Jen Picciano is taking you inside the kitchens of Cleveland's favorite restaurants in her new segment, Cleveland Cooks. The city's most notable chefs will teach you how to make theirMore >>
Powered by WorldNow