Mohave County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives responded to the scene of where human remains were located in the desert south of Interstate 40 and half of mile east of a convenience store Monday (11/7) morning. At about 10:08 a.m., deputies and detectives responded to the area as reported by an anonymous reporting party. Upon arrival, skeletal remains were located. No identification was found with the clothing and a bicycle was located nearby. The sex is unknown of the deceased due to decomposition.
The Mohave County Medical Examiner’s Office recovered the human remains. Identification and autopsy results are pending. This incident remains under investigation.