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Lawn crew discovers human bones in vacant lot near Tampa

TAMPA — Human bones were discovered in a vacant lot Monday afternoon by crews hired to clean up the area, deputies said.

It was not yet clear where the human remains came from, but they appeared to have long been in the lot at 54th Street North and Sligh Avenue, officials said.

The lawn crew that found the bones was hired by the property's owner, deputies said.

An investigation was continuing.

Lawn crew discovers human bones in vacant lot near Tampa 11/07/11 [Last modified: Monday, November 7, 2011 3:13pm]
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