Possible Human Remains Found in Henderson County, Sheriff Says

The remains have been sent to Louisville for examination.

Posted: Oct 26, 2021 9:20 AM
Updated: Oct 26, 2021 8:11 PM

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office has opened an investigation into possible human remains that were found in the county recently.

According to the sheriff's office, bones and a part of a skull that could be from a human were discovered in the county on Friday afternoon.

A specific location where the bones were found hasn't been released, but the sheriff's office says they were found in the northern part of the county.

The remains have been sent for medical examination in Louisville.

The sheriff's office says there's currently no timeline as to when the medical examination will be completed, but you can stay with 44News on-air and online for updates.

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