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MONONGALIA COUNTY, W.Va. (WBOY) – The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department confirmed that human remains were found on Friday.

According to a press release from Sheriff Perry Palmer, deputies responded to Grafton Road in the area of Boy Scout Camp Road due to human remains being found.

The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department, Clinton District Volunteer Fire Department and Monongalia EMS all responded and detectives were called to the scene to investigate.

According to the release, the remains were transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Charleston to be identified and for autopsy.

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