COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a landscape worker found human remains in a wooded area in Columbia.

Howard County Police officers were called to the 12200 block of Green Meadow Drive around 3:15 p.m. Friday.

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The skeletal remains were taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy.

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Police have not yet provided additional information, such as the identity of the person or how long the remains have been there.

An investigation is ongoing.

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