Big River, CA: Death investigation into found human skeletal remains.
According to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department, at approximately 6:35am PT on Thursday, November 16th, 2017, San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department Dispatch received a call from a subject reporting what they believed to be human skeletal remains in the area of State Hwy 62 and Rio Mesa Drive in Big River, California.
Deputies from the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station responded to the area and confirmed the remains to be human.
A coroner investigator and detectives were requested to respond to the location.
The coroner investigator took possession of the skeletal remains.
An autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause and manner of death.
At the time of this release, the victim has not been positively identified.
No further information is available at this time.
Updates will be provided as soon a s information becomes available.
Anybody with information is urged to contact the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department’s Colorado River Station at: 1 (760) 326-9200.
Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged can call the We-Tip Hotline at: 1 (800) 78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave information online at: http://www.wetip.com
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