Authorities find human remains in Salem

Police light (file)
Police light (file)

SALEM, Ore. (KOIN 6) — Remains that appeared to be from a human were discovered in Salem on Sunday, police said.

Salem police responded to a report of what appeared to be human remains found in a wooded area near State Street and Hawthorne Avenue NE around 6:50 p.m.

Detectives responded and the scene has been secured, pending crime lab technicians and daylight hours to continue.

More information is expected to be released at a later date.

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