Anderson County man finds human skull found on property

Anderson County man finds human skull found on property


CLINTON (WATE) - Anderson County officials say an investigation is underway after a resident of the Claxton community found a human skull on his property.

Officials say it had apparently been carried there by an animal.

Investigators with the Anderson County Sheriff's Criminal Investigation Unit, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Regional Forensic Center responded.

The skull was taken to the forensic center for examination to determine the age, sex and race along with how long the skull had been exposed to the elements.

Cadaver dogs from the Roane County Sheriff's Office searched the scene but found no additional remains.

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