POSTED: Friday, September 18, 2009 - 6:11pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:24pm
Las Cruces - - - Skeletal remains of what is believed to be a man have been found in Las Cruces.
An irrigation ditch worker stumbled onto the remains at the Corn Maze in the 3800 block of Picacho. Rags found at the scene are believed to have belonged to the victim.
Investigators found identification at the scene and believe the remains are those of a transient. His body could have gone unnoticed for months.
The remains are being sent to a lab in Albuquerque for an autopsy.