Volunteers cleaning trash find human remains in East Ridge

Volunteers cleaning trash find human remains in East Ridge

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EAST RIDGE (AP) - The East Ridge Police Department says human remains have been found in a creek.

A statement from police says volunteers cleaning trash from the creek at Camp Jordan on Saturday found the remains and called authorities. Investigators determined the remains were human and in an advanced stage of decomposition.

Officials from the Hamilton County Medical Examiner's Office were also called to the scene.

Police say there's no word yet on a possible identity.

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