After finding remains belonging to an adult male earlier this week, police conducted an additional search of the area.
Police found more human remains Saturday near Overlea High School, where a body was found earlier this week. Skeletal remains were found in the woods near the school Monday afternoon, and analysis indicated that they belong to a white adult male, police said. Police are awaiting DNA results to identify the man. The Baltimore County Police Department Homicide Unit and approximately 40 volunteers conducted a search of the area Saturday when they found the additional human remains, according to a press release. The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit’s investigation is ongoing.
A body was found in the woods near Overlea High School Monday afternoon.
Police have released new information regarding skeletal remains found in the woods near Overlea High School Monday afternoon. The body has been tentatively identified as that of an adult male, according to a news release sent by the police agency. "Police detectives are waiting for DNA confirmation of the man's identity. There are no signs of foul play," the release states. As previously reported by Patch, skeletal remains were found in a wooded area near Overlea High School around 1:26 p.m. Feb. 25. Stay with Patch for updates. Don't miss a thing; sign up for our daily newsletter and breaking news alerts and be sure to follow Parkville-Overlea Patch on Facebook and Twitter for instant updates.