Skeletal remains found in South Nashville, police say are human

Middle TN

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Metro Nashville Police said a land surveyor stumbled across skeletal remains in an area of South Nashville Thursday.

Metro police confirmed that the remains are in fact human early Thursday evening.

The discovery was made around 11:15 a.m. near Arlington Avenue. Officers have responded to the scene for further investigation.

Police said it’s also unclear how long the body has been at that spot and what caused the death.

Skeletal remains Arlington Ave scene
Skeletal remains Arlington Ave scene (WKRN photo)

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