The Chatham County Police Department is learning more information about skeletal remains found in a wooded area on September 19, 2020.
"People walking to a pond discovered the remains in a wooded area off of Oriole Drive on Saturday. Preliminary analysis of the remains indicate they are human and likely those of a male," a spokesperson says.
"An examination revealed that the person had a previous serious head injury that they would have sought medical treatment for. The remains have been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for further analysis. A positive identity and cause of death have not yet been determined."
Anyone with information can call Chatham County Police Department detectives at 912-651-4712 or CrimeStoppers at 912-234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous, and may qualify for a cash reward.