Skeletal remains found on Oriole Drive likely a man; investigation continues

Skeletal remains found on Oriole Drive likely a man; investigation continues
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Chatham County Police are investigating after skeletal remains were found in a wooded area near Oriole Drive on Saturday.

Police say the remains are human and likely from a male.

As a way to possibly identify the remains, police say the person had a previous serious head injury that they would have got medical treatment for.

The remains have been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation for further analysis. A positive identity and cause of death have not been determined yet.

Police say people found the remains while walking to a pond in the area of Oriole Drive near Westlake Avenue.

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