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Human remains found in burnt rubble of Taylor County mobile homeSubmitted: 05/05/2016
TAYLOR COUNTY - The Taylor County Sheriff's Office believes it found human remains in the rubble of a mobile home in the northern part of the county.

This all started with a missing person case connected to the Price County Sheriff's Office on Tuesday, according to a press release.


Taylor County deputies found a vehicle connected to that case near the burned out remains of a mobile home.

Investigators then found human remains in the rubble of the mobile home Wednesday morning.

Law enforcement hasn't released the identity of the person, and the investigation is still underway.

Story By: Newswatch 12 News Team

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