Investigation continues on human remains found in Las Cruces
LAS CRUCES, N.M. — Las Cruces police wrapped up gathering evidence along Interstate 10 and West Picacho where human remains were found in the desert Sunday.
The remains were stumbled upon by a horseback rider near the rest stop on I-10 near the Highway 70 exit.
Las Cruces police said they did find human skeletal remains and shipped them to Albuquerque for further examination.
Investigators were searching the area for any personal belongings but appears to have come up empty handed.
No word on who the remains might belong to but the investigation continues.