ELKTON, Md. (WJZ) — Maryland State Police are investigating after what may be human remains were found in Elkton.
According to police, the remains were found around noon on Sunday in a wooded area next to Red Hill Road in Elkton.READ MORE: Baltimore County Police Ask Public For Help Finding Missing Teen
State police forensic technicians and investigators collected evidence from the heavily wooded area.READ MORE: Fallout After Baltimore County Police Union Votes "No Confidence" In Chief Melissa Hyatt
The remains were taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy.
It is not know how long the remains were in the woods.MORE NEWS: Maryland Offers "Full Support" After 14 Children, 1 Teacher Killed In Texas Elementary School Shooting