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Skeletal remains found in Ormond Beach

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Updated: 1/05 8:23 am
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla. (WFTV) -- Deputies are investigating the discovery of human skeletal remains found by a homeless man.

The Volusia County Sheriff's Office reports the bones were found early Saturday off of West Granada Boulevard in the Ormond Beach area.

A homeless man called 911 and led deputies to the discovery, about 50 feet into the woods near a homeless camp.

Investigators say the bones appear to be old and were naturally bleached and covered in mold.

The county medical examiner will assess the remains. The sheriff's office major case unit is investigating.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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