Human remains found in wooded area in Fulton County

Skeletal remains were found in the woods in Fulton County Saturday afternoon, according to Fulton County Police. 

Police told FOX 5, someone called 911 around 3 p.m. about the remains located off of Paton Drive near Fulton Industrial Blvd. Investigators found a decomposed human body that they said, had been at the location for a long time. 

Authorities are waiting for dental records to be able to identify the body.

No word on the cause of death. 

The incident is being handled as a possible homicide. 

The remains were turned over to the GBI.