Human remains found in western Fremont County


FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. — Human remains have been found in a remote area of western Fremont County, officials said.

The Fremont County Sheriff’s Office said a hiker reported finding the remains on September 28.

Responding deputies and investigators determined the remains to be human, and pathology findings revealed that the person was a Caucasian male, between 25 and 50 years of age, approximately 5 feet 6 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall.

Authorities say the man’s death is under investigation.

If you have any information on the identity of the man or the circumstances surrounding his death, contact Detective Howard Burton at 719-275-5557 or Crime Stoppers at 719-275-STOP.

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