Skeletal remains discovered near Wareham shopping plaza

News
generic-iStock_police-line-crime-scene-tape-resized_18261

WAREHAM, Mass. (WPRI) — Wareham and Massachusetts State Police are investigating after skeletal human remains were found early Monday afternoon.

A person looking for a lost item discovered the remains in an area of thick growth near the Cranberry Plaza off Route 6, according to police.

The body has not yet been identified. Police said it was concealed by heavy vegetation and it’s unclear at this time how long it had been there.

This is a developing story and will be updated as we learn more information.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Providence

Download Mobile Apps from WPRI 12
DOWNLOAD APPS NOW: Apple App Store | Google Play Store
PINPOINT WEATHER // Quick Links:

12 INFORMA: INFORMACIÓN DE CORONAVIRUS EN ESPAÑOL

More 12 Informa

Don't Miss

Viewer Pa on WPRI.com

Community Events & Happenings

More Community

The Border Report Tour

More Border Report Tour
Live Cams on WPRI.com