BUFORD, Ga. (AP) - Gwinnett County police say a human skull and bones have been recovered in Buford.
Cpl. Michele Pihera says a work crew discovered the remains Tuesday afternoon while they were clearing an easement near a pipeline.
Pihera says the skull is almost fully intact and several other bones were found scattered nearby.
Authorities are checking missing persons lists, and the medical examiner's office is doing a forensic examination to try determining the person's identity.
Pihera says it's unclear if the remains are those of a male or female.
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